In this newsletter you will find information about our upcoming national Citizen Advocacy Conference planned for February in Melbourne. Also see a discussion about the forces that separate people from each other and the challenge to communities to counteract such developments. Our short article for this newsletter comes from Mitchel Peters examining the standing and legitimacy of a citizen advocate, and what really counts when representing another person.
Welcome to the end of 2021! We have a short but informative Newsletter for our December Giving Week Edition. You will find some discussion about the driving force of unconscious assumptions and a fine short article from the late Adam (AJ) Hilderbrand addressing the importance of protection for vulnerable people and how that idea has …read more
Every citizen advocacy relationship is unique, but they all illustrate the role interpersonal identification plays in shaping each person. This video of Deb and Michelle has been provided by Citizen Advocacy Sunbury & Districts and beautifully exemplifies how such a relationship draws each person to become a fuller reflection of who they are.
Our latest newsletter is now out. It’s a quick newsy read but importantly, it contains a great article by the late Adam (AJ) Hilderbrand you won’t want to miss. It contains such insightful perspectives when a family is present within a Citizen Advocacy relationship. It helps clear up some issues but also reminds us of …read more
Our latest Newsletter is now out with some exciting news,important information, stories and updates. Download it here:
Just leaving aside our discussion of Principles for a moment (we’ll be coming back to them), we have Bob Lee back with his delightfully clear and straight forward style discussing Who is the Advocate? Where do you find these people? This is a question often asked of Citizen Advocacy Coordinators who often just don’t know where …read more