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Because of you we were able to help so many families!
Posted on 12th June 2022

Thanks to the generosity of the Glebe Society donations last year, the Glebe Youth Service was able to provide food relief to many families in need in Glebe through 2021, including food hampers and cooked meals, an essential shop and drop program and Coles e-gift cards.

How the Glebe Youth Service is supporting our community during COVID
Posted on 4th October 2021

The Glebe Youth Service (GYS) is currently supporting many households affected by COVID-19. Broadway Shopping Centre has set up a Community Donation and Food Drive bin on the ground floor of the shopping centre. Please contribute items for GYS to distribute – a list of suitable items is provided in this article.

Cash donations to Glebe Youth Service
Posted on 4th October 2021

Glebe Youth Service are providing vital support to young people and families in Glebe affected by Covid or having to isolate. With the help of Glebe Society members and others, donations have reached $20,000 with a goal of $40,000. Support provided includes food, cleaning products and other essentials, phone/data credit, phone support and advocacy.

Trauma Teddies for COVID-affected people in 2037
Posted on 4th October 2021

October 2021, Bulletin 8/2021   Glebe Society member, Edwina Doe (seated), co-ordinates Red Cross’s Trauma Teddy program.   On Monday 27 September, Edwina delivered a donation of 50 Trauma Teddies to GYS. (Photo: Red Cross)  

COVID19 in Glebe / Forest Lodge – How you can help
Posted on 13th September 2021

In response to the current Covid19 situation in Glebe/Forest Lodge, members and others are asked to consider making a financial donation to Glebe Youth Service (GYS). GYS is providing food and other essential items to families who are positive or who are having to isolate.

Inspirational artwork from the students of Glebe Public School
Posted on 13th September 2021

The students of Glebe Public School provide the community with some inspirational words during the COVID-19 lockdown.

Gleebooks offers free postage during lockdown
Posted on 12th July 2021

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Glebe Point Rd Retail: COVID-19 Impact
Posted on 1st September 2020

by Brian Fuller, Heritage Subcommittee Convenor, 1 August 2020 In September last year the Heritage Subcommittee undertook an audit of Glebe Point Rd retail shops in order to track the retail impact on the many heritage buildings in the stretch between Broadway and Bridge Rd. At that time there were 19 vacancies. The Society prepared […]

COVID-19 Pandemic in Glebe & Forest Lodge

COVID-19 Pandemic in Glebe & Forest Lodge
Posted on 17th May 2020

All photos by Phil Vergison  

Ted McKeown places a wreath on the Diggers Memorial to mark Anzac Day 2020

We remember them: Glebe’s Anzac Day under COVID-19
Posted on 17th May 2020

Anzac Day is commemorated as an inclusive event, with people of all cultural backgrounds and ages encouraged to attend ceremonies to reflect on the momentous history of that fateful morning on the Gallipoli Peninsula 105 years ago. Not so in 2020 however, with the social restrictions imposed as a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic being […]

Glebe and Forest Lodge responds to COVID-19
Posted on 7th April 2020

COVID-19 and our neighbours In these times of self-isolation and social distancing there may be people in our community, and especially those who live alone, who could do with some friendly neighbourhood assistance. I have heard of two instances where Glebe Society members are checking with elderly and single-dwelling neighbours, offering help with shopping or […]

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