• MR DAVID HALDER AWARDED 2016 COMMUNITY FATHER OF THE YEAR

    MR DAVID HALDER AWARDED 2016 COMMUNITY FATHER OF THE YEAR 01 Sep 2016

    FOR EDUCATING ORPHANS, STREET KIDS AND UNDERPRIVILEGED KIDS
    FATHER OF TWO CHILDRENNathan (35) and Mark (33)
    AWARDED BY CHILDREN’S CHARITY, THE SHEPHERD CENTRE
    The Australian Fathers’ Day Council and The Shepherd Centre have chosen Mr David Halder as the recipient of the Community Father of the Year Award for his work providing food, shelter and

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  • GOVERNOR OF NEW SOUTH WALES NAMED 2016 AUSTRALIAN FATHER OF THE YEAR

    GOVERNOR OF NEW SOUTH WALES NAMED 2016 AUSTRALIAN FATHER OF THE YEAR 01 Sep 2016

    HIS EXCELLENCY GENERAL THE HONOURABLE DAVID HURLEY AC DSC (RET’D)
    The Governor of New South Wales, His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret’d), has been announced as the 2016 Australian Father of the Year, awarded by children’s charity, The Shepherd Centre. His Excellency is father to three adult children – Caitlin, Marcus

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  • Loud Shirt Day 2016 – Billy’s blog

    Loud Shirt Day 2016 – Billy’s blog 26 Aug 2016

    Friday, October 28 2016
    Well, my loud shirters, it’s time to bid you all a sad fur-well. My days of dog-blogging are buried!
    It’s been fun sharing a tail or two with you and I’ve loved seeing all your Loud Shirt Day fun!   A big round of ap-paws to you all for your incredible fundraising

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  • City2Surf 2016 – Meet Team Shepherd Centre 21 Jul 2016

    On Sunday 14th August around 80,000 people will be hitting the streets of Sydney to compete in Sydney’s annual fun run City2Surf.
    Amongst the throng, will be a team of 50 staff, families and supporters of The Shepherd Centre who will be walking, jogging and skipping along the 14km course in gold and blue to help raise funds and awareness of the

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  • Connecting through music 07 Apr 2016

    The Shepherd Centre recently wrapped up its music therapy program, MusicConnect, at our Newtown centre and is delighted families enjoyed it!
    MusicConnect encourages positive parent-child interaction through a range of music activities.
    Our Listening and Spoken Language Specialist, Tess, who co-lead the program with MusicConnect’s music therapy specialist, Roxanne, said it was fantastic.
    “Roxanne had

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