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Maria Vamvakinou MP - Vocational Education and Training

On Thursday, 5 May 2016, Maria Vamvakinou MP (Calwell) gave a speech at the House of Representatives, expressing the importance of not-for-profit RTOs, citing Meadow Heights Education Centre as an example of the need for such organisations in helping the community.you can find the full speech above.

Buchan Street Planting Day 2015

On the 27th of October students studying at our Buchan Street location got together to help create a community garden fopr those who visit the centre to enjoy.Meadow Heights Education Centre would like to thank the students, staff and volunteers who helped out on the day, and we would also like to give Masters Roxburgh Park a massive thank you for their kind donations.

Letter of thanks from MND Victoria

Meadow Heights Education Centre has received a letter of thanks and a certificate of appreciation from MND (Motor Neurone Disease) Victoria for the fantastic work by our students and staff who raised $900 for their charity through our Ice Bucket Challenge.MND Victoria is a worthwhile charity who helps those who live with the debilitating disease.

Connect 4 Wellbeing

On the 6th of Novemeber 2014 Meadow Heights Education Centre; in partnership with North West Area Mental Health Service, Bethal Primary School, and Meadow Heights Primary School; took part in the Connect 4 Wellbeing - Meadow Heights Community Get-together Event held at Bethel Primary School for individuals from the community, parents, and children under 5 years of age.The purpose of the day was to bring the community together while stressint the importance of mental health and being socially connected.As part of the days events students from the Certificate III in Beauty Services (SIB30110)

MHLS Inc. Ice Bucket Challenge for MND Victoria

The staff at the Meadow Heights Learning Shop (now Meadow Heights Education Centre) became some of the millions of people world wide to be nominated to complete the ALS/MND Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness and money for Motor Neurone Disease (MND), a debilitating and fatal disease.The challenge, which originated in the United States and quickly spread around the globe, involves nominees to empty a bucket of ice water on their heads.Seven staff from our centres: Teachers Arlene, Fiona, Nader, and Muzaffer; Clubhouse Assistant Luke; and Administration Assistants Abi and Rebecca, completed the challenge.Thanks to the dontations of the students at Visy Cares Learning Centre, Buchan Street Community Centre and Shop 24 at the Meadow Heights Plaza, staff and board members of the Meadow Heights Learning Shop Inc. we have raised an amazing amount of almost $900 for MND Victoria. The donations were provided by many students from CALD backgrounds who were unaware of Motor Neurone Disease and once informed were very supportive. 

2014 Australian Migration & Settlement Awards Finalists

In early 2014 Meadow Heights Learning Shop Inc. was named as a finalist in this years Australian Migration and Settlement Awards.

Carla Wilshire, CEO of the Migration Council Australia, expressed her personal congratulations and thanks to our oganisation for our part in helping migrants settle into their new lives in Australia.