Innovative Logan employment program gets new Spark

A successful initiative that supports people to set up their own small businesses or find paid jobs is now accessible to more job seekers in Logan. YFS created the Spark service for public housing tenants in 2017 and has just received funds from the Department of Employment, Small Business and Training to expand the initiative […]

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R4Respect recognised for its work in promoting respectful relationships among peers in Logan

YFS’s R4Respect program today received a gold award in the community-led category of the 2019 Australian Crime and Violence Prevention Awards (ACVPA). The ACVPA recognise best practice in the prevention or reduction of violence and other types of crime in Australia and play a vital role in highlighting effective community-based initiatives to prevent crime and […]

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Chilli fest tees off at golf club

By JUDITH KERR, Albert and Logan NewsThursday 15 November 2019 Organiser Sandra Beynon, right, has moved the Chillogan Festival to the Meadowbrook Golf Club. ORGANISERS of a fledgling chilli festival have been able to overcome the odds to reprise last year’s inaugural event. After problems hiring out Beenleigh Town Square, organisers have moved the event […]

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Cultures in Harmony 2019

A celebration of the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples Saturday 3 August 201911.00am – 3.00pmEwing Park, Netball DriveWoodridge The 2019 7th Annual “Cultures in Harmony” event (previously called Songs of Peace) celebrates the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples. The event, held in Logan, celebrates the conciliatory efforts made by the Aboriginal […]

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