Community support

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✅ More than 300 “nightly check-ins” on Facebook and Instagram during stages of the pandemic

✅ Giving a hand on numerous sausage sizzles at school fetes and Bunnings fundraisers

✅ Regular and ongoing support for charities and community groups across the electorate, including Florey Neighbourhood Watch, Lids4Kids, Children’s Tumour Foundation, Hawker Men Shed, Lions Scouts, Pet Crisis Support and Scullin Community Group

✅ Lake Ginninderra ‘rubbish sizzles’

✅ Delivered a program of COVID-safe community events

✅ Reviewed the ACT Event Fund and its application process, making it easier for Canberrans to apply and supporting the ACT events sector

✅ Established an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Commissioner 

✅ Rolled out Hidden Disabilities Sunflower training to all Access Canberra Service Center Staff

I'm working on:

✅ Supporting community organisations to improve animal welfare, including through the Companion Animal Care Grants Program