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Benalla supports Come and Try Day

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Over 200 excited children and their families participated in fun activities at Tomorrow Today’s Come and Try Day. Twenty-one local sport and recreation clubs attended the event, held across three venues in the Ackerley Avenue sports precinct. Come and try sessions for high energy sports such as Auskick, football, badminton,…

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Message from our Chair

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Ten years ago our major project – the Education Benalla Program – was rolling out its many activities with schools and other organisations to improve healthy child development and children’s educational outcomes. Now, we are seeing significant improvements in children’s school readiness and the rate of transition to work or…

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Volunteer Spotlight

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Our volunteers are a vital part of our work in the Benalla community. ‘Kinder Pals’ volunteers visit Benalla preschools each week. They read to children and talk to them about books and kinder activities. Two of out new Kinder Pals volunteers, Jenny and Sheryl, shared their experiences. Why did you…

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Apprenticeship inspires career

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Tomorrow Today proudly offers an annual school-based apprenticeship within our Early Years programs. Local student Tahlia Allen took up this opportunity in 2020, while completing her Year 12 studies at Benalla P-12 College. Tahlia was no stranger to Tomorrow Today. In 2017 Tahlia did our Connect9 mentoring program, then our…

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Locals who give

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Local pharmacist Marsha Watson sees the impact Tomorrow Today is having in our community every day. She also knows that this year in particular will be one where demand for services provided by Tomorrow Today will increase and funding may be a challenge. “I’d known about the work Tomorrow Today…

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A chance to try new activities

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Many young people look forward to the weekly outlet of an out of school activity such as football, Guides or basketball. With all activities cancelled in 2020, Benalla’s young people were keen to get active and mix with and make friends. Tomorrow Today partnered with Benalla Rural City Council and…

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Students engage in digital storytelling

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When Covid forced students to stay home and attempt self-paced learning, it raised concerns. Would there be students feeling isolated, who may disengage with formal education altogether and not return once schools reopened? Tomorrow Today partnered with Benalla P-12 to come up with a project that would be so exciting…

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Vouchers ease the burden

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School can be expensive. Purchasing new books, shoes, uniforms and stationery can be particularly stressful for families struggling financially. Thanks to the wonderful support of the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal (FRRR) and the generosity of local donors, Tomorrow Today distributed 390 Back to School vouchers worth $19,500 to…

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Chair Report

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Ten years ago our major project – the Education Benalla Program – was rolling out its many activities with schools and other organisations to improve healthy child development and children’s educational outcomes. Now, we seeing significant improvements in children’s school readiness and the rate of transition to work or study…

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PEEP Walk and Talks

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Tomorrow Today found new ways to support families during the Covid lockdowns. As we couldn’t run groups, we offered ‘Walk and Talks’ in the park. Our PEEP Walk and Talks enabled families to talk to another adult outside their household. Some needed advice and referrals to local services while others…

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