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The National Reconciliation Week 2022 theme, “Be Brave. Make Change.” is a challenge to all Australians— individuals, families, communities, organisations and government—to Be Brave and tackle the unfinished business of reconciliation so we can Make Change for the benef#NRW2022l Australians.

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The National Reconciliation Week 2022 theme, “Be Brave. Make Change.” is a challenge to all Australians— individuals, families, communities, organisations and government—to Be Brave and tackle the unfinished business of reconciliation so we can Make Change for the benefit of all Australians. #NRW2022

Umbrella is excited to be part of this year's Positive Ageing Expo!

The event will run from 10am - 2pm on Thursday June 2nd at the Walyalup Civic Centre in Fremantle.

Our EnCOMPASS team will be waiting for you and will be ready to answer all your questions about making your Aged Care services more accessible.

At Umbrella we are dedicated to make your care options and services fill the gaps in your life, where and when it suits YOU.

☎️ Contact us on (08) 92758993 for any enquiries!
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Umbrella is excited to be part of this years Positive Ageing Expo! The event will run from 10am - 2pm on Thursday June 2nd at the Walyalup Civic Centre in Fremantle. Our EnCOMPASS team will be waiting for you and will be ready to answer all your questions about making your Aged Care services more accessible. At Umbrella we are dedicated to make your care options and services fill the gaps in your life, where and when it suits YOU. ☎️ Contact us on (08) 92758993 for any enquiries!

YOU have been invited to celebrate Australian diversity with Kin Disability Advocacy on Friday June 15!

RSVP now to join in on some art, music and dance from different cultures 💃

Call Grace Rosales to book your spot! - 9388 7455
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YOU have been invited to celebrate Australian diversity with Kin Disability Advocacy on Friday June 15! RSVP now to join in on some art, music and dance from different cultures 💃 Call Grace Rosales to book your spot! - 9388 7455

Here at Umbrella, we understand the importance of social connectivity. We also know, firsthand, how an emphasis on language and culture makes our clients feel at home away from home. 🏡

In a welcomed study from Edith Cowan University, researcher Dr Claire Adams found during periods of isolation seniors really relied on social activities and networks. 👭

“We were surprised that there was 76 per cent of our sample who didn’t access any professional help for their mental health and that there really was this reliance on social networks," Dr Adams said.

“Funding for community organisations to help support these new initiatives is important and this can potentially then ease pressure on the healthcare system during COVID and post COVID.”

This is where organisations like Umbrella come in. We are here to facilitate seniors living more independently and more socially.

Contact us on (08) 9275 4411 for more information! ☎️
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National Reconciliation Week provides a focus for working towards our goal of a just, equitable and reconciled Australia.

National Reconciliation Week is an ideal time for organisations, schools, universities, community groups and workplaces to advance understanding of reconciliation within their own places and their own lives.

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National Reconciliation Week provides a focus for working towards our goal of a just, equitable and reconciled Australia. National Reconciliation Week is an ideal time for organisations, schools, universities, community groups and workplaces to advance understanding of reconciliation within their own places and their own lives. #NRW2020

National Palliative Care Week is an annual awareness raising initiative held to increase understanding on what’s involved in palliative care and its many benefits.

This year the focus is sharing "It's your right" to access care and assistance.

Contact Palliative Care WA for more information.
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National Palliative Care Week is an annual awareness raising initiative held to increase understanding on what’s involved in palliative care and its many benefits. This year the focus is sharing Its your right to access care and assistance. Contact Palliative Care WA for more information.

Everyone can feel at home at Umbrella 🌈

At Umbrella we celebrate everyone! We love learning, embracing, dancing, eating and celebrating with our clients, staff and volunteers from around the world!

Did you know we speak more than 60 languages at Umbrella?!

Contact us now to find out if we speak yours!
☎️ (08) 9275 4411
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Everyone can feel at home at Umbrella 🌈 At Umbrella we celebrate everyone! We love learning, embracing, dancing, eating and celebrating with our clients, staff and volunteers from around the world! Did you know we speak more than 60 languages at Umbrella?! Contact us now to find out if we speak yours! ☎️ (08) 9275 4411

Domestic, Respite, Personal Care and Social Support Workers in MANDURAH– Aged Care

“Aged Care for All Under One Umbrella”

Working with Umbrella means you are part of a fun and caring multicultural family.
Umbrella provides services to seniors to assist them to remain living independently in their homes. Our service focus on the individual needs of the culturally and linguistically diverse and LGBTI+ communities.

An opportunity has become available to join our growing organisation with an immediate start. We are looking for Home Domestic Cleaners, Personal Care, Respite and Social Support to support and assist the Aged Care Services team.

We are looking for multilingual casual employees (huge need for Polish language) to work in Mandurah and various locations in Perth suburbs.

Salary: $28.83 per hour (includes 25% loading)

How to apply
For any enquiries about the position, contact Kasia Pulwicka, Manager Aged Care Services or Anna Pierucci HR Officer on (08) 9275 4411.

Please provide your current CV or resume and information addressing the Selection Criteria (found in the Position Description), to Cathy Sullivan, Human Resources Manager, recruitment@umbrellacommunitycare.com.au
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Domestic, Respite, Personal Care and Social Support Workers in MANDURAH– Aged Care “Aged Care for All Under One Umbrella” Working with Umbrella means you are part of a fun and caring multicultural family. Umbrella provides services to seniors to assist them to remain living independently in their homes. Our service focus on the individual needs of the culturally and linguistically diverse and LGBTI+ communities. An opportunity has become available to join our growing organisation with an immediate start. We are looking for Home Domestic Cleaners, Personal Care, Respite and Social Support to support and assist the Aged Care Services team. We are looking for multilingual casual employees (huge need for Polish language) to work in Mandurah and various locations in Perth suburbs. Salary: $28.83 per hour (includes 25% loading) How to apply For any enquiries about the position, contact Kasia Pulwicka, Manager Aged Care Services or Anna Pierucci HR Officer on (08) 9275 4411. Please provide your current CV or resume and information addressing the Selection Criteria (found in the Position Description), to Cathy Sullivan, Human Resources Manager, recruitment@umbrellacommunitycare.com.au

To everyone who celebrates Lag B'Omer, we wish you an auspicious day filled with family, love and bonfires!

Lag B'Omer is an annual Jewish festival observed during the Hebrew month of Iyar. It is celebrated on the 33rd day of the Omer, the 49-day period between Passover and Shavuot. Lag B'Omer is the only day during the 49-day period when celebration is permitted.

If you want to learn more, follow this link! www.myjewishlearning.com/article/lag-baomer/
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To everyone who celebrates Lag BOmer, we wish you an auspicious day filled with family, love and bonfires! Lag BOmer is an annual Jewish festival observed during the Hebrew month of Iyar. It is celebrated on the 33rd day of the Omer, the 49-day period between Passover and Shavuot. Lag BOmer is the only day during the 49-day period when celebration is permitted. If you want to learn more, follow this link! https://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/lag-baomer/

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Happy Celebration of Lag B’Omer

The Umbrella Inc. Board is pleased to announce Mrs Karen Quigley Sosa as the new Chief Executive Officer of Umbrella Inc. from July 4 2022.

After 40 years of serving the Western Australian community, particularly the culturally and linguistically diverse and LGBTQ+ communities, Ms Anna Harrison JP has announced her retirement.

Ms Harrison said retirement was a hard decision.

“I am not leaving entirely; I intend on having a short break and then returning to continue to advocate on behalf of clients, in a volunteering capacity,” Ms Harrison said.

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The Umbrella Inc. Board is pleased to announce Mrs Karen Quigley Sosa as the new Chief Executive Officer of Umbrella Inc. from July 4 2022. After 40 years of serving the Western Australian community, particularly the culturally and linguistically diverse and LGBTQ+ communities, Ms Anna Harrison JP has announced her retirement. Ms Harrison said retirement was a hard decision. “I am not leaving entirely; I intend on having a short break and then returning to continue to advocate on behalf of clients, in a volunteering capacity,” Ms Harrison said. 🔽Read more below🔽Image attachmentImage attachment

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We’ll be very sad to see you go Ania, but Karen is so special as you’re. Umbrella will continue with the same ethos and mission to make our client happy and loved. 💕 We can’t wait to see you at the Board meetings as your expertise will be an immense gain for our Umbrella. Thank you Anna for these great years of work and a warm welcome to Karen with the best wishes for the future. 🌷🎉👏👏💕

Wishing Anna Harrison all the best for the future and many adventures after a 40 years of dedication to the multicultural community and leading Umbrella for the past 22 years. Congratulations. We do not say goodbye but see you later.

Congratulations Karen! You will be wonderful in the role. Enjoy your semi retirement Anna, well deserved after the dedicated hard work to establish Umbrella to what it is today! Well done both of you👏👏

Congratulations Karen. You are such an asset to the community services sector. Best wishes in your new position.

Heartfelt congratulations Karen, what an amazing CEO you will make, to this incredible organisation. 💕💐😘

Congratulations to you both! Wishing you all the very best in your retirement Anna, you have certainly handed your torch to a worthy woman.

So proud of you lovely Karen your dedication & passion for looking after people in need is truly inspiring Love ya 💕

Congratulations Anna on your retirement- you can relax knowing Umbrella has another amazing CEO at the helm. Congratulations Karen! Well done and wishing you all the best in your new role.

Congratulations Karen. What an amazing achievement 👏

A big welcome to Karen and a sad goodby to Anna. What an amazing wonderful community you have built. I wish you well on your holiday and look forward to your safe return. I know I will have the privilege of seeing more of you once you are back in Mandurah- you will not be able to hide because I will track you down - even if I have to swim the canals - I will find you. You so deserve this trip and I hope you have the time of your life. I wish you all the best on your travels and pray you stay safe. 😘🥰

This is a good news and I’m so happy to know after that you are going to be the next CEO OF UMBRELLA MANY MANY CONGRATULATIONS TI TO YOU KAREN

Congratulations Karen on Your appointment and best wishes in leading Umbrella into the future.

Anna Harrison, enjoy your semi-retirement! Your input into taking the aged care service provider is second to none. You always had a passion to serve people and a vision to create something unique, something which not only provides services for elderly, but brings them happiness and will to live with dignity. Umbrella has become a symbol of love💞, tolerance, compassion, acceptance and joy for those in their twilight years and it is all thanks to You Ania and your hard work for the last 40 years and 22 years in Umbrella🥇Time to celebrate🤩, have fun 🥳and enjoy your retirement!🥰Congratulation to the new CEO🌹

Well done to you both. Anna you have done such an amazing job navigating Umbrella through challenging changes and times and thrived. Karen Quigley Sosa, well we know you will be amazing!!

🎉Hooray!! Congratulations Karen! 💐🥂

Congratulations Karen, you will be wonderful xx

Congratulations Karen

I'm so proud of you 👏 Karen Quigley Sosa God bless you with many more 🙏

Congratulations Karen. From the Macedonian community of WA. Womens Cultural & Social Committee.

Congratulations!!🎉❤

Congratulations Karen Quigley Sosa very well deserved!

Wow! What fantastic news, Karen 😁🎉 See? You're AWESOME! 💯👏💜 x

Amazing news! Congratulations Karen Quigley Sosa ❤️

Congrats

Awesome Anna, you are wonderful ❤️

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