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Quality Family Time

Flexibility in the workplace ideas

I've rewritten the original submission to avoid confusion, . If you're the OP and you feel that I haven't expressed this correctly please let me know.

Allow educators to have input into their rostering/start and finish times
Allow educators to work a compressed working week
Allow educators to request to work school terms only
Allow educators to choose to work at a site close to their home
Allow educators to job-share... more »
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Food stress

Information and advice about nutrition

Maybe we could create a page on our website that provides information and advice about nutrition and healthy meal planning? We could also include some healthy meal plans (breakfast, lunch, dinner) and some recipes that are created using what's in our community pantry. Maybe we could do some short videos, as many people make meals from youtube tutorials these days... 😊

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Random Ideas

Finding beds for rough sleepers

This is more a problem that needs a solution, rather than a solution. We need to find more and better options for those in our community who do not have a regular place to sleep each night. I know there are some programs for the homeless, but clearly there is more that can be done. I think more creative ideas need to be examined to come up with a solution that would allow all the city's rough sleepers to have a bed to... more »
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Random Ideas

Climate resilient homes for Canberrans

Many Canberrans live in poorly insulated, leaky homes that require loads of energy to keep them at healthy temperatures over summer and winter. This summer, for the first time, we have also experienced the impacts of poor outdoor air quality on our homes and our health. We can make new and existing Canberra homes much more comfortable, healthy and cheap to run by properly insulating and draught-sealing them. These measures... more »
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Educational support

Would like to see tutoring available in after school care program. In recent publications/stats, Canberra public students do not do well in comparison private and other state schools.

 

As a result, our Canberra children would benefit from extra support, if tutoring was available in after school care

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Save the world!

As an organisation, we take care of 4,367 children of different ages every day. Currently, every service makes individual efforts to develop strategies that show we care for the environment and support children to become environmentally responsible, however, we could have the opportunity to go a step further, If we develop a standard Environmental program for Long daycare and OSHC services to include in their curriculum... more »