We are a not-for profit organization that seeks to provide holistic services to our local community in a compassionate, loving and supportive way.
Respect: We welcome, accept and respect people of all ages, nationalities and beliefs.
Belonging: We desire to help people find ways to have a greater sense of belonging in the community.
Holistic care: We endeavor to care for the whole person physically, emotionally and mentally.
Community Lunch – Tuesdays (during school terms) from 12.30pm to 1.30pm for $5 at the Loop Café. People are who are really struggling financially can ask for a meal voucher instead. We also give out food hampers at this time.
Ground Breakers – This is a mentoring program for children and youth at risk that runs through local schools.
Migrant Well-being – We run an International Friends group that helps migrants/ international students settle in Australia and make friends. This group runs picnics, bush walks, cycle trips, barbecues, meals together as well as Australian cultural orientation.
Mental Health Care
Affordable Counselling – Counselling grants are available for people on government concession/ health care cards to get access to 5 free sessions of counselling or low-cost counselling. These sessions are held at Lifestreams Community Services by a qualified counsellor.
Mental Health Mondays –We run free mental health workshops/ seminars a few times a term on Mondays. These seminars or workshops are run by a qualified Counsellor or Psychologist.
Thrive – This is an anxiety and depression support group that is run by a qualified Counsellor. This group runs from Lifestreams Community Services meeting rooms and can also be run at local schools.
We receive referrals from schools (primarily Chaplains) and other service providers for people needing support in a one-off crisis situation.
Thank you for your generosity towards helping LCS provides these services to the community each year. Financial donations can be made to our Community Care Fund. Donations over $2 are tax deductible and are issued annually.
Community Care Fund (Tax Deductible)
Funds given to this stream are tax deductible and are allocated to support people in our community who are facing personal or relational stress, trauma, grief, hardship or isolation. Individual receipts will be issued annually from Lifestreams Community Incorporated.
BSB: 036 037
ACC: 293 884
Lifestreams Community Services is the main service arm of Lifestreams Community Incorporated which is a Public Benevolent Institution (PBI) that receives tax deductible gift receipts (DGR) from the community, government and other organisations.
Need support, want to know more or want to get involved?
Please email at email@example.com or give us a call on 9313 1600.