• City2Surf 2014 11 Aug 2014

    On Sunday August 10th 2014 over 81,000 runners took part in the City2Surf.
    A small but determined group of 30 chose to run in support of The Shepherd Centre. Inspired by the amazing outcomes The Shepherd Centre achieves, the group raised over $18,500.
    One of our runners was Ben whose daughter, Charlie, was diagnosed at birth

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  • Past Graduate Profile: Joe Symons 15 Jul 2014

    Here at The Shepherd Centre, we are always delighted to hear news of our past graduates and learn about the things they have achieved since graduating.

    This month, our Past Graduate in profile is 24-year-old Joe Symons, who attended our Wollongong centre from the age of four.
    After graduating from The Shepherd Centre, Joe

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  • The Shepherd Centre’s GiveAbility Day at Westfield Chatswood and Liverpool 10 Jul 2014

    On Saturday, volunteers from Westfield, along with the staff and families of The Shepherd Centre, donned bright t-shirts and met hundreds of shoppers at Westfield Chatswood and Liverpool as part of Westfield’s GiveAbility Day.

    Shoppers big and small were treated to face painting, fairy floss, origami and balloons, while there were manicures and coffee

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  • Dick Smith Foods donates $10,000 08 Jul 2014

    Dick Smith Foods has donated $10,000 to The Shepherd Centre thanks to supporters sending in photos of Dick Smith Foods products as part of the $1 Million Charity Breakthrough Campaign.

    We are so grateful for this support. Currently, The Shepherd Centre receives some government funding but this only supports a third of the children

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