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Welcome to the Rainbow Families blog, where we share resources, thoughts, and news about everything going on in the Rainbow Families community!
Separation Guide

Separation Guide

18.06.2020

Separation can be an isolating experience if you are an LGBTQ+ parent.  Where do you look for guidance if the models for post-separation parenting that you see around you for just don’t fit? How do...

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The YAC is back

The YAC is back

05.06.2020

We are excited to announce a 12 month program for our Youth Advisory Council (YAC) starting in August. In partnership with Surry Hills Neighbourhood Centre we are be offering a monthly YAC meeting ...

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 Family Violence Prevention - Community Consultation

Family Violence Prevention - Community Consultation

03.06.2020

Rainbow Families and Prosper (Project Australia) have received funding via the Australian Government’s Community-led Projects to Prevent Violence Against Women and their Children grant round, to wo...

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The Story Of Auntie Uncle

The Story Of Auntie Uncle

03.06.2020

Hello! I’m Ellie Royce, children’s author. I've just celebrated the release of my new picture book Auntie Uncle: Drag Queen Hero written by me, illustrated by Hannah Chambers and published by Pow!K...

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Drag Story Time At The Aquarium

Drag Story Time At The Aquarium

30.05.2020

Did you know there are Gay Dad penguins at the Sydney Aquarium? Last year penguins Magic and Sphen had a baby! They are the very first Gay Dads at the aquarium. Their baby is called Sphengic. To ce...

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HUGO The boy with the curious mark

HUGO The boy with the curious mark

27.05.2020

HUGO The boy with the curious mark. Illustrations by Award winning Illustrator Manuela Adreani Written by debut author Yohann Devezy   Hugo the boy with the curious mark, is an important book. Not ...

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French Toast

French Toast

09.05.2020

Mothers' Day is coming up.  We have Jesse from our Youth Advisory Council showing us how he makes French Toast for his Mums on Mothers' Day. 

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Call out for volunteers to join our subcommittees

Call out for volunteers to join our subcommittees

30.04.2020

Do you have a special skill and some spare time? Want to give back to the Rainbow Families community? We would love you to join one of our subcommittees. Rainbow Families Subcommittees Events ...

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A message from Vanessa and Scott

A message from Vanessa and Scott

28.04.2020

What the proposed changes to the constitution mean for Rainbow Families and why we need your support A few days ago, Rainbow Families paid financial members received a notification from our Public ...

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Thank you Nicholas

Thank you Nicholas

27.04.2020

Some 5 years ago, when Nicholas Stewart from Dowson Turco Lawyers (DTL) in Sydney was approached to support a then new community organisation, he didn’t hesitate.  Initially offering support, then ...

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