Service Delivery Update

Service Delivery Update Lockdown update We will be open during the lockdown – food is takeaway only and will be served through the door. Access to essential services such as showers is limited to one person at a time. Face masks are mandatory to enter the centre, we have a supply of face masks for guests. ACT Lockdown The ACT is in

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Homelessness Week 2021

Homelessness Week 2021 1-7 August 2021 Homelessness Week is an annual awareness-raising event coordinated by Homelessness Australia. It is an opportunity to bring the issues of homelessness into the spotlight, as well as the actions needed to achieve lasting solutions. The theme for Homelessness Week 2021 is “Everybody needs a home”, highlighting the urgent need for more social and affordable housing. In

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Weekend Opening Official Launch

Weekend Opening Official Launch Join us on Saturday, 31 July to celebrate the official launch of our new weekend opening hours Thanks to funding from the ACT Government, we are pleased to announce that we will now be open 7 days a week, for an initial trial period of 12 months, as of Saturday, 17 July 2021. We would like to invite

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Weekend Opening

Weekend Opening Now open 7 days a week! We are excited to announce that we will be opening on weekends as of Saturday, 17 July 2021. We have received funding from the ACT government for an initial 12-month trial of weekend opening from 9am to 1pm. The Saturday and Sunday opening will include access to all the Community Hub services and facilities

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Current Affairs Discussion Group

Current Affairs Discussion Group The weekly Current Affairs Discussion Group is back The Current Affairs Discussion Group is coming back to the Early Morning Centre from Wednesday, 14 July, thanks to Dr Kim Huynh, Lecturer in Politics and International Relations at the ANU.  About Dr Kim Dr Kim Huynh has had a go at a few things. He teaches courses on refugee politics and

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Friends of the EMC Winter Newsletter

Friends of the EMC Winter Newsletter Read about what’s been happening at the Early Morning Centre and what we have coming up in our Friends of the EMC Winter Newsletter.  Read now

EOFY Appeal 2021

EOFY Appeal 2021 Support the Early Morning Centre this end of financial year The end of the financial year is fast approaching. We are appealing for your generous donations to the Early Morning Centre, especially this year as due to the COVID-19 pandemic we have had to cancel several planned fundraising events. As a result our income is down on our budget.

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National Volunteer Week 2021

National Volunteer Week 2021 Monday, 17 May to Sunday, 23 May 2021 National Volunteer Week (NVW) is Australia’s largest annual celebration of volunteers. Coordinated by Volunteering Australia, NVW aims to acknowledge the significant and generous contribution of our nation’s volunteers. The theme for National Volunteer Week 2021 is: Recognise. Reconnect. Reimagine. Recognise, celebrate and thank volunteers for the vital role they play in our

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The inaugural EMC Non-Event fundraising event

The inaugural EMC Non-Event fundraising event We are pleased to announce that the inaugural EMC Non-Event fundraising event was a great success! Thanks to everyone who participated, along with the donations being matched by Hands Across Canberra, we passed our goal and raised a little over $11,000 through the event! This is a fantastic help to our organisation. As the event was

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