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Vale Hazel Luke

Vale Hazel Luke

Ballarat Ryder-Cheshire Support Group lost a dear friend on 5 November, 2022. Hazel was a long-time supporter of Ryder-Cheshire and sponsor of Raphael. More recently she supported the Victorian Ryder-Cheshire Homes, Ivanhoe. Ballarat Support group owns a display board which was an initiative from Hazel and it is fondly remembered as ‘Hazel’s Board.’ Her memorial […]

Ryder-Cheshire’s New Board

Ryder-Cheshire’s New Board

Six Directors were appointed as the new Ryder-Cheshire Australia Board at the Ryder-Cheshire Australia Annual General Meeting, Saturday 21 May, 2022. This is an historic moment for RCA. It is the first time that RCA’s Members were able to elect the Directors of the RCA Board. Here are the six new Directors. Congratulations! Peter Colliver OAM […]

National Volunteers’ Week 2022

National Volunteers’ Week 2022

National Volunteers’ Week is Australia’s largest celebration of volunteers. This is a chance for all for all of us in Ryder-Cheshire to celebrate and recognize the vital work of our volunteers at Klibur Domin in Timor-Leste and Raphael in Northern India and to say a GREAT BIG THANK YOU. Together through volunteering, we are assisting […]

Learning and Giving back to Community

Learning and Giving back to Community

The two Ryder-Cheshire Homes, Ryder and Cheshire, in Mount Gambier, SA, have greatly benefited from work by the Tenison Woods College students. The students offered to help as part of their studies. The objective was to learn and also to give back to their community. Andy and Zac are pictured busily assisting with the garden […]

World TB Day Thursday 24 March 2022

World TB Day Thursday 24 March 2022

The theme of World TB day 2022 is – ‘Invest to END TB. Save Lives.’ The purpose is to raise public awareness about the devastating health, social and economic consequences of TB, and to step up efforts to end the global TB epidemic. The date marks the day in 1882 when Dr Robert Koch announced […]

South Australian Governor visits Mount Gambier Ryder and Cheshire Homes

South Australian Governor visits Mount Gambier Ryder and Cheshire Homes

The Governor of South Australia and State Patron of Ryder-Cheshire, Her Excellency the Honourable Frances Adamson AC, called in to meet residents and view facilities at the Mount Gambier Homes in December. It was one of only a few stops on the itinerary for her first official visit to SA’s South East after being sworn […]

An Invitation

An Invitation

I am extending an invitation to you to become a member of Ryder-Cheshire Australia. This is a great way to be involved and be kept informed about Ryder-Cheshire Australia. Being a paid-up member enables you to vote at the AGM on Saturday 21 May 2022, To become a member go to the Home page and […]

Congratulations Ryder-Cheshire

Congratulations Ryder-Cheshire

Ryder-Cheshire has been awarded the Palms Australia 2021 Solidarity Award in the Sustainable Relationships Category in recognition of an organisation that facilitates Palms’ approach to solidarity where the mutual development of individuals and organisations is achieved through long-term relationship. ‘I would like to express my personal appreciation for the contribution that you have made to […]