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Foster Care Week Disco 2017

October 6, 2017 9:53 am

Last month, Pathfinders celebrated Foster Care Week and acknowledged all the fantastic work of New South Wale’s foster carers and agencies. Pathfinders in Armidale teamed up with local NGOs including Challenge Community Services, CFDU and Foundations Care to host a Foster Care Week Disco for kids in the community. Our organisations worked together to celebrate... View Article


Pathfinders Offering Free Parenting Course in Inverell

September 20, 2017 9:38 am

Parents in the Inverell community will be able access an insightful, free parenting program through Pathfinders’ Inverell Family & Youth Support Services (IFYSS) starting on Thursday, October 12. The eight-week practical program will run every Thursday from 12:30pm to 2:30pm at the Pathfinders Inverell office and will cover topics like communication, self-esteem, trust, emotional management... View Article


Young Foster Carer Leading the Way this Foster Care Week

September 13, 2017 2:53 pm

With more than 20,000 children in out-of-home care in New South Wales and a shortage of foster carers, 21-year-old Natasha Brown decided to answer the call for help. The young Inverell resident never saw foster care in her future, but her support work with Pathfinders Non-Placement Support Services inspired her to apply. “Working with the... View Article


Tamworth Biker Club Makes Generous Donation to Pathfinders’ Disability Service

September 12, 2017 4:26 pm

The Ulysses Club Tamworth Branch’s free motorbike rides created plenty of smiles at the recent Pathfinders Ability Links Festival of Abilities – and this week they continued their support with a $1000 donation to the program. David McCoy, President of the Ulysses Club Tamworth Branch, said the Club sold raffle tickets at meetings to raise... View Article


Festival of Abilities 2017 – Video

September 1, 2017 2:05 pm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ohFA_cfEMH8


Inverell Encouraged to Paint the Town Yellow this September

August 10, 2017 11:16 am

Most people know that yellow symbolises happiness, warmth and positivity.  What many don’t know is that yellow is also the official colour of suicide awareness and prevention. This September, the Inverell Place Team, including various Pathfinders programs and services, is encouraging the businesses and community members of Inverell to “Paint the Town Yellow” leading up... View Article


Pathfinders’ Community Filled Weekend in Armidale

July 24, 2017 3:21 pm

Community involvement and support along with interagency collaboration is an important part of the Pathfinders culture. We enjoy all opportunities to get to know and work alongside our partners! It was a very busy weekend for Pathfinders with our not-for-profit being represented at two local community events. Friday night saw us up against some really... View Article


Armidale Regional Business Awards 2017 Finalists

July 17, 2017 3:54 pm

Pathfinders has been named a Finalist in the Armidale Regional Business Awards 2017. This year, the Awards attracted around 80 top-notch entries showcasing the great amount of local businesses who are investing a lot of energy and insight into the strategies that are achieving their business success. Proudly, Pathfinders is one of these businesses. We’ve... View Article


NAIDOC Week Celebrations – Port Macquarie

July 10, 2017 2:49 pm

From inland to the coast, wherever you looked you would’ve found our program staff and kids celebrating NAIDOC Week. On July 6th, our Family Referral Service Mid North Coast team celebrated NAIDOC Week at the Port Macquarie Family Fun Day, featuring dancing, music, language circles and more. Our FRS MNC team attended with badges, bags,... View Article


NAIDOC Week Celebrations – Tamworth and Qurinidi

July 10, 2017 12:41 pm

NAIDOC Week might’ve passed this year, but many of our programs, staff and kids are still reminiscing on how great it was to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, culture and achievements throughout the region. Our Family Referral Service (FRS) team in Tamworth also attended the Family Fun Day on Friday at Bicentennial Park.... View Article