The latest at SCARF – August 2021

SCARF MCCI meeting

Hi all, The past 12-18 months have brought with them health, wellbeing and financial challenges that have been felt across the country and the world. We consider ourselves to be somewhat lucky during lockdown in our homes in relative security as the COVID delta variant continues to spread.   With the opening...

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SCARF is joining forces with MCCI

Two well-known Illawarra organisations are joining forces to provide even greater support for people from refugee backgrounds starting a new life in Australia. Members of SCARF, a not-for-profit organisation that supports more than 2000 people from refugee communities, recently voted to merge with MCCI (Multicultural Communities Council of Illawarra). After...

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The latest at SCARF June 2021

Let's Lead

Winter has arrived and COVID has crept back a little closer than we would like, so I urge you all to take care of yourselves and follow the latest health advice. I had my first jab of the vaccine a couple of weeks back and it was quick and painless. I...

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COVID-19 update vaccine rollout

COVID update

COVID-19 vaccines will be safe and effective, helping to prevent death and serious illness. Now that our first vaccine has been approved, it will be made available to those most in need of protection first. These people include: Health, aged care and the disability care workforce; Aged and disability care...

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COVID-19 update February 2021

COVID update

This is the latest information about COVID-19 rules in Wollongong. Information in many languages can be found here. How many people can you gather with? Up to 30 visitors from any number of households may visit another household on any day. The total number of visitors includes adults and children.  No more...

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Part time volunteer support officer available

SCARF is seeking a part time volunteer support officer to develop and maintain volunteer resources to support the smooth delivery of SCARF’s programs and services. The position provides coordination and consultation for all volunteer functions and provides support, resources and tools to staff who supervise volunteers. The volunteer support officer...

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