Ginninderry’s SPARK Program starts new training course

The SPARK Training and Employment Initiative proudly supports training and employment initiatives for local people.
SPARK in partnership with Canberra Institute of Technology and Belconnen Community Service are delivering a new and innovative accredited training program focusing on skills development, work experience and potential employment within the Early Childhood Education & Care sector.
An enrolment session will be held on Tuesday 6th March at 10:00am at Belconnen Community Service, 26 Chandler Street, Belconnen. It is mandatory that all individuals seeking to be on the program attend the 10:00am session
 To book a place or find out more information, please contact Ashleigh at SPARK on 6255 1173 or email

There’s a flyer you can look at here:  SPARK Childcare Commencing 19th March

Targeting people living within the Belconnen and the wider regions, this program will provide participants with: 

  • Certificate III in Early Childhood Education & Care (CHC30113) upon completion
  • First Aid Certificate in Early Childhood Settings
  • Industry specific training designed in partnership with the Early Childhood Education & Care sector
  • Industry work placements for those participants that meet the selection criteria
  • Potential employment pathway opportunities

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Kippax Connections Officer position available

UnitingCare Kippax is a community service organisation based in West Belconnen that provides a range of services to support families and individuals to make positive changes in their lives. Our services include the Kippax Connections program, which supports people to overcome social issues that may be affecting their capacity to engage in vocational education, training and employment.

We’re seeking an energetic, enthusiastic and committed person to manage the Kippax Connections program and supervise the social work and other students who undertake their placements within it. Continue reading

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New Minister for Kippax

On Saturday 10 March at 2pm we welcome Rev Aimee Kent as the Community Relationships Minister!  Aimee’s service of induction will be followed by afternoon tea.


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Lent/Easter Worship Times


Ash Wednesday, 14 February – 7.30pm

Maundy Thursday, 29 March – 7.30pm

Good Friday, 30 March – 9.30am

Easter Sunday, 1 April – 9.30am

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Lent/Easter resource for families

Looking for a resource to work through with your children during Lent and Easter this year?  This Family Wallchart and Guide from Scripture Union offers a range of actions to get the whole family involved with daily acts of generosity.   40 acts imageLent Family WallChart.jpg



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Transition Sunday

barnabas and nikkie

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