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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!
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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Thank you Charmaine

Thank you Charmaine

27.04.2020

Thanks to our departing Secretary Charmaine It is the job that few volunteer to do, but it’s the one that’s most important. Committee Secretaries grab everything that fall in the cracks, keep folks...

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Advocacy Update

Advocacy Update

27.04.2020

Recently, the Rainbow Families Advocacy team had a meeting with the Office of the Prime Minister in relation to our Love (Still) Makes a Family report. This was an exciting development for us, and ...

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Some Mums with Joyce Maynge

Some Mums with Joyce Maynge

27.04.2020

The Fabulous Joyce Maynge does Drag Story Time just for Rainbow Families!

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Cooking with Jesse

Cooking with Jesse

26.04.2020

Looking for something to do with the kids this week?  Jesse shared his Grandma's secret Anzac biscuit recipe with us.  

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Helping Hand Activity

Helping Hand Activity

25.04.2020

This weeks home schooling activity is designed to get your children thinking about five adults they can call on for help if they need.  Safety networks – who is in your your safety network? Who can...

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Child Protection Activities

Child Protection Activities

19.04.2020

Many of us are stuck at home at the moment and looking for activities to entertain our kids. Rainbow Families is excited to have a number of activities over the coming weeks to entertain the kids, ...

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Free audio book version of: “The Curse of Grandma Maple”

Free audio book version of: “The Curse of Grandma Maple”

14.04.2020

Guest Blog Post from Jac Tomlins How’s that social isolation with the kids going? Jigsaw puzzles? Monopoly? Baking? Or, like me, have you given up the battle of the screens and embraced Netflix and...

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Gayby Baby Home Schooling Kit

Gayby Baby Home Schooling Kit

26.03.2020

Many of us are home schooling our kids for the first time and looking for interesting ways to educate and entertain them. Our friends at Gayby Baby have made it simple for us to weave family divers...

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