Overview of Braidwood Life Centre Inc.

What Does BLC Do?

As a registered charity with tax deductable gift (DRG) status, Braidwood Life Centre Inc., works within the local community (postcode 2622) and aims to relieve suffering through providing a hand up when required.

BLC is a group of volunteers who support the following programs:

24-hour emergency telephone support, 7 days /week, 365 days/year

Phone: 0437 989 993

Pastoral care visits

Distribution of vouchers for food, fuel, gas, emergency wood and water; and emergency accommodation.

Support the distribution of Christmas hampers in association with our local St Vincent De Paul Society.

Refer to regional agencies including financial advice or support, families living with someone with a mental illness, and out of home care as required.

Facilitate the Duke of Edinburgh Award program. Enable community education such as Mental Health First Aid and Parent support.

Provide family support and facilitate handy home help.

Who runs Braidwood Life Centre?

BLC is a group of local volunteers. The management committee includes volunteers from a cross section of our local community. The Committee includes elected and appointed members with varying skills that enable a broad focus and diverse functions. The current committee members include:

Ruth Petitt (President)
Helen Goddard (Vice President)
Ted Younger (Secretary)
Jayde Tranter (Treasurer)
Nick Fry  
Jo Parsons
Jenny Stanley
Kathy Toirkens
Cathy Ffrench

For further information please use the Contact Us form.


Multipurpose Room

The Braidwood Recreation Ground Multipurpose room is available for hire through the Braidwood Life Centre. For further information, please make contact  via Contact Us.

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