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    HEAT Cafes 2017 – enjoy a two course lunch for $20

    23 January 2017
    Book a two course lunch at one of the HEAT cafes and support young people to gain value work experience at the same time.
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    Melbourne Academy to become an Independent School

    23 January 2017
    Melbourne City Mission is proud to announce that approval was granted for Melbourne Academy to become an Independent School. Going forward the Melbourne Academy will be known as The Hester Hornbrook Academy, an Independent school run by our organisation.
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    Making rough sleeping illegal will not solve the homelessness problem

    20 January 2017
    We are dismayed at reports that Melbourne may soon be known as the city that arrests people for being poor and homeless. We know that we can do better than knee-jerk, short-sighted responses that hide the homeless out of sight, but fail to address the nub of the problem.
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    Open letter: Moving on the homeless does not make them disappear

    19 January 2017
    The CEOs of 36 Victorian homelessness, housing and social services organisations, including Melbourne City Mission, have released an open letter appealing for a shift in the conversation away from vilifying rough sleepers to a focus on the lack of affordable housing that underpins the crisis.
  • Calling all emerging young leaders – Youth Action Group 2017

    18 January 2017
    Do you want to help raise the voice of young people in Melbourne and make a difference in our city? Are you aged 18–25 years? Melbourne City Mission is looking for young people like you to become part of our Youth Action Group 2017.