ONE IN FIVE TURN TO COMMUNITY SECTOR FOR SUPPORT

One in five people in Bendigo accessed services from the city’s 10 leading non-for-profit community sector organisations in 2017-2018. In the lead up to next week’s two-day Community Sector Showcase (CSS) at Bendigo TAFE Health and Community Centre of Excellence, the partner organisations reported that 23,516 people sought assistance from their respective agencies for issues such as legal advice, health …