Fostering respect and unity in the Blue Mountains Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community, by strengthening culture through community support, empowerment and embracing diversity to achieve self-determination.
Blue Mountains Aboriginal Culture & Resource Centre COVID-19 service delivery
ACRC’S organisational service delivery and Transport, Elders Support Service and Family Support work COVID-19 safe practice changesWith COVID-19 on everyone’s minds we understand that this is difficult time for our community, understandably we have had to make changes to how we deliver these so we ensure that our staff, clients and community are safe.
As you may know we have made the difficult decision that all Elders Lunches , Morning Teas and Outings and the Koori Playgroup are cancelled until further notice
We’re continuing to provide Elders Support and Family Support through phone, email, video and when agreed some face to face appointments at ACRC but please be understanding of safety and hygiene routines that we will need to undertake. Please give us a call if you would like to talk
Transport is still available with limited capacity due to Safety Procedures needed to be implemented.
Our contact details are below
All staff will be working from home and will be contactable during normal office hours on their mobiles:
Mick Beltran – Manager firstname.lastname@example.org
Jade – Elders Support 0439 595 181 email@example.com
Raylee – Family Support 0439 028 652 firstname.lastname@example.org
Robert – Transport 0427710708 email@example.com
Please give us a call if you would like to talk this over further on how we can support you currently if you need Jade to do any shopping done or any errands that still support the social distancing approach eg letters posted, medication picked up etc. If you require any support with dealing with housing or other services and need to discuss this further, please call us as we can support you through this and can advocate and refer as needed if required. If you would just like to have a yarn give us a call. We will be calling in daily with clients to see how everyone is going, if you this over further on how we can support you currently. If you don’t hear from us or hear that someone else is not doing so well, let us know so that we can support as best we can through these changing times.
We will keep you in touch as we receive information as it changes but please feel free to call us on 4782 6569 Monday-Thursday from 9am to 4pm (closed for lunch 12.30 pm to 1pm). Fridays 9 am -1 pm. We hope you are all keeping safe and well.