Farewell to Christian, Carla and Sarah

                                                          Youth workers Christian, Carla and Sarah recently completed their work contracts and volunteering contributions to Picabeen and to mark the occasion a send off function was arranged. On behalf of everyone...
Read More

Farewell to Brittany

  Recently we farewelled Brittany who has been volunteering here at Picabeen – we thank her for her dedicated contribution and wish her well in her new employment…....
Read More

Life Member Barbara Barnes receives a volunteer award

    Recently Foundation and Life Member of Picabeen  Barbara Barnes received an Everton Volunteer Recognition Award to acknowledge her service to the community –most recently  for her involvement as convenor of the Older Women’s Network Mitchelton...
Read More

Farewell to QUT Students

  Our QUT Students are completing their placements soon and today they joined the staff for a farewell lunch. Picabeen thanks Punam, Yawen, Liz, Sissi and Vinh for their volunteer contribution and wish them all the best for the future. Also big thanks to Carla...
Read More

Annette receives volunteer award

  Congratulations to Annette (in the centre of the picture) who received a volunteer award for her excellence of Service to Picabeen. The award was presented to her at Tim Mander’s 2018 Everton Volunteer Awards Ceremony held...
Read More

Donation from the Arana Hills Uniting Church

      Thank you to Lyn and Bailey from the Arana Hills Uniting Church for their generous donations for our food pantry which aids local people in need of food...
Read More

Chelsea’s Story

Chelsea has just completed a tertiary student placement here at Picabeen – “Picabeen exceeded my initial expectations. As this was my first placement I had no idea where to begin in terms of thoughts around how placement would be like. Picabeen was a...
Read More

Join the Picabeen community

Would you like to contribute to the community as a Picabeen volunteer? A volunteer Reception Worker is the first point of contact for community members seeking to access the services and activities of Picabeen Community Centre. This role is diverse and complex with a...
Read More

Alan Marsh’s Story

Alan Marsh has been a volunteer at Picabeen for 10 years. So why does Alan volunteer? Originally I decided to do some volunteering after I retired from work.  It was because I believed I needed an interest and it provided a need for social connection.  When I...
Read More