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Ozanam Song Contest

Community Restorative Centre staff Murray Cook and Kate Pinnock (Jailbreak Radio) were recently honoured to be asked to adjudicate at the inaugural Ozanam Learning Centre talent quest in Woolloomooloo. Thanks to the hard work and dedication of Music Coordinator Vlad Nestorovski 13 contestants, including three bands, were able to perform and compete for the first […]

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Miranda Matters, Issue 6 – July 2017

The latest edition of Miranda Matters is now available, covering all aspects of The Miranda Project program. In this issue we discuss new funding, Deirdre Hyslop’s Reintegration Champion award, and everything else that’s been going on.  

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NAIDOC Week 2017 Celebrations

This week is NAIDOC Week, and so yesterday the CRC celebrated in style, gathering with fellow staff and community members at the Redfern Community Centre to celebrate the importance, resilience and richness of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures by listening to music and performances, and eating amazing food together. Legendary singer/songwriter Vic Simms gave […]

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Deirdre Hyslop – Reintegration Champion

CRC’s Miranda Project Director Deirdre Hyslop recently accepted the Reintegration Champion Award for 2017, at the Reintegration Puzzle Conference which was held in Sydney this year. Deirdre has worked tirelessly for many years, and made a huge difference to the lives of people in the criminal justice system in NSW. She is the quiet achiever, […]

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So. This year the Community Restorative Centre turned 65!

Surviving for 65 years as a specialist NGO working in criminal justice, with a social justice heart, and an explicit commitment to advocacy for people coming out of prison is a pretty damn big achievement. To celebrate, properly, this year for our AGM we pulled together a talented bunch of musicians and performers who either […]

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