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Supporting pregnant & parenting women in crisis

Karinya House Home for Mothers & Babies Inc. is a community based, not-for-profit organisation providing supported accommodation, transitional housing, outreach services and support groups to pregnant and parenting women and their families who are in crisis. Our service, which operates on a twenty-four hour, seven days a week basis, is located in the ACT and provides professional and specialised support to women throughout Canberra and the surrounding regional areas. Since the establishment of Karinya House in late 1997 through to 30 June 2016, we have provided residential and outreach support to 5,557 pregnant and parenting women.

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December 15, 2016

Christmas Appeal 2016

The Christmas Appeal for 2016 is one tinged with a real sense of new beginnings.  This Christmas is the first Christmas in our New Home at Melba. These beautiful new spaces have already made a significant difference in the provision of residential and outreach services to pregnant and parenting women of Canberra and the Region.  Expansion […]

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December 14, 2016

David Morrison AO, The Nishi Gallery, Hotel Hotel and the CSO

Our eclectic group of supporters continues to expand…. During 2017 we have been so pleased to meet and have the support of Lieutenant General David Morrison AO. We first met David through a phone call in late January. David called us and said to the very startled caseworker who answered the phone, that he would […]

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