The Salvation Army has many and varied services to assist in alleviating poverty and human suffering. Some services may be contacted directly and these numbers are listed in the white pages of the telephone directory. Accommodation Services have silent numbers and may be contacted through each Divisional Headquarters, these numbers are also listed in the white pages.
Parramatta Mission has been providing services to people who are homeless, people facing crisis and people living with mental illness for over 40 years. The Mission’s broader history can be traced back to the opening of the first Wesleyan Methodist Chapel on the current head office site in 1821. Parramatta Mission’s expansive community programs were born out of the early Wesleyan’s ethos of outreach, community and inclusiveness.
Today, Parramatta Mission is one of the largest providers of community mental health services in New South Wales, as well as one of the largest providers of community services to people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in Western Sydney.
We provide programs with a focus on employment sustainability including Disability Employment Services, Indigenous Employment Programs, mentoring programs for graduates (Grad Advance), school leaver programs, and training and advice to build your career.
For employers, we skillfully address your recruitment needs with selective candidate matching, government incentives advice, on the job training, and advice to support existing employee disability concerns. By taking a personal approach, in getting to know your business we can introduce you to innovative solutions that can benefit your business productivity.
UnitingCare Australia is the national body for the UnitingCare Network, one of the largest providers of community services in Australia. With over 1,600 sites, the network employs 39,000 staff and is supported by the work of over 28,000 volunteers. We provide services to children, young people and families, Indigenous Australians, people with disabilities, the poor and disadvantaged, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and older Australians in urban, rural and remote communities.
The Centre is a service for women, providing:"counselling"information"groups"support We are committed to providing a service which supports the psychological and emotional well-being of women, recognising the social, environmental, economic, physical and cultural factors which affect women's health.
Unions NSW (formerly The Labor Council of NSW and the Trades and Labor Council of Sydney) represents over 600,000 union members and has been fighting for the rights of working people in Australia since 1871.
Today Unions NSW is the voice for working people across the state.
As the peak body for the state's trade unions, we campaign in workplaces to ensure union members get a fair go, with decent wages and conditions. We argue publicly for policies and laws that support the right of working people to live with dignity.
Sydney Business Chamber, a division of NSW Business Chamber, represents the needs of NSW Business Chamber members specifically in the Sydney area, working to ensure Sydney gets the recognition, support and promotion needed to continue as Australia's premier global city.In addition to the state-wide policy and advocacy work of NSW Business Chamber, Sydney Business Chamber provides a voice for Sydney's business community and lobbies on a wide range of issues which impact Sydney as a global city.
The Uniting Church is the third largest Christian denomination in Australia and the first church to be created in and of Australia.
On any Sunday more than 2,500 congregations worship at a Uniting Church and our churches can be found deep in the heart of our cities, or in our most isolated and outback towns.
Even though our congregations can be vastly different, each is a community in which people seek to follow Jesus, learn about God, share their faith, care for each other, serve the local community and seek to live faithfully and with real joy.