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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 on 29 September 1997 through to 30 June 2017, we have provided over 5,500 residential and outreach support periods to thousands of pregnant and parenting women, their babies and families.

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November 13, 2017

Christmas 2017

The Christmas Appeal for 2017 is always one tinged with a real sense of new beginnings, as well as new understandings that have been gained as another year draws to a close.  This Christmas is our second Christmas in our New Home.  We have been so privileged to witness the difference these beautiful new spaces […]

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November 12, 2017

Monarch Building Solutions and Harvey Norman Commercial – Joining forces for Karinya

Our dear friend, Joseph Pratezina, Director, Monarch Building Solutions has joined forces with Gavin Pound, General Manager ACT, Harvey Norman Commercial Division. Together they have developed and funded Home Starter Packs for women moving out of Karinya House into their own place of residence. In sharing this exciting news with us, Joe advised that two packs […]

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