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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 997 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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October 9, 2017

A little taste of something local!

Over the past few months, since late last year,  we have had some wonderful support from a small business in our region, who specialises in gifts that give a beautiful taste of all things local.  Sharon, from Sharwood Hampers, first supported Karinya House through our association with St Edmund’s College Canberra, providing a beautiful hamper […]

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October 9, 2017

September Wrap and October Preview – 2017

Karinya services continue quietly along each day, and we have been privileged as always, to walk alongside some wonderful women of our community, during their pregnancies or as they get to know their newborns. We have welcomed a new Caseworker, Jane, along with three new Client Support Workers, Nailah, Sonja and Nicola who have joined […]

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