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Event – Helping you Gain Fulfilling & Sustainable Employment

Are you fed up with contacting employers without getting a response? Would you like to learn key methods and skills when job searching? How about gain more confidence when attending job interviews? WHAT YOU WILL GET OUT OF THIS WORKSHOP Gain techniques of how to market yourself to employers. Learn how to build

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What's Happening in the Patch?

Camellia japonica 'Royal Velvet' LOTS we have been really busy doing things and our community garden is really coming along that is why we haven’t blogged for a while.  We are so lucky to have a wood workshop on site as the participants have made us many fantastic things.   A part from helping us build

Lend-A-Hand Community Vegetable Garden – Update II

Things are starting to grow!!! Wednesday was a lovely sunny day with a very bracing morning.  The very exciting news is that the broad beans have started to sprout and the radish seeds in the green manure bed are popping up which means the wire is working to stop the rabbits devouring our vegetables. 

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Lend-A-Hand Community Vegetable Garden – Update!

Our Ditch FINALLY we have finished digging THE trench. Our spirits we starting to flag as digging constantly is hard work as we had finished the easy part and now had to return to the buried bricks.  Luckily one of the participants used the crow-bar to see how deep they were buried and we

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Lend-A-Hand Community Vegetable Garden

Community Garden Dandenong - Continued Our raised beds are 2.4 metres x 1-metre-wide and 60 cm high, built out of environmentally friendly hard wood.  Never use wood that has been treated by chemicals such as arsenic or that you don’t know where it has come from.  We also put on the edge of each bed a

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Welcome to our brand new website – May 2016

An introduction to Lend a Hand Lend a Hand is a NFP (not for profit) organisation established to assist those currently not working find and maintain a job. Our aim is foster a more cohesive, responsible and engaged society by providing all people regardless of background or gender with the opportunity and support to take on

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Lend-A-Hand Dandenong – Establishing Community Garden on Site

Lend a Hand community garden project. We have recently launched our Community garden initiative where we are growing our own vegetables and fruits for the benefits for the local community. We started by hiring our very own cabbage patch trainer & supervisor Sandra Pullman. The project started early May: Tested the soil for any dangerous