News

Team Commissioning

A short commisiong of the VCC EM staff will be held at 11am on Monday the 5th of October at www.vccem.org.au/commissioning

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Meet the VCC EM Board

Board Chair Rev Ian Smith has been Executive Officer for Victorian Council of Churches since 2013. He is the Inaugural Chair of the VCC EM Board and a chaplain with VCC EM since the mid-1990s with Syd Smaile, Graeme Winterton and Stuart Stuart. Ian has been a Christian minister in local church settings for 38 years and for three decades

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Online Training Pilot

Due to the impacts of COVID-19 and the challenges with meeting Face to Face to conduct training two weeks ago we made the decision to trial online delivery. Last Saturday (25th July) we successfully ran our second online training pilot. Over the Friday and Saturday we have training close to 40 new volunteers mostly from the Wangaratta and Wodonga regions.

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VCC Emergencies Ministry appoints new Chief Executive Officer

Victorian Council of Churches Emergencies Ministry (VCCEM) announces the appointment of Ms Kellie Shewring as Chief Executive Officer of VCCEM, with effect from 6 July 2020. This follows a full executive recruitment and selection process. Kellie is an innovative leader, skilled in strategic business management and sustainable growth, with a passion for helping people. Through her career, Kellie has worked

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Year to date Statistics

What an amazingly busy 6 months we’ve had. The numbers speak for themselves. Our amazing volunteers have completed more days of service than the 2 and a half years prior. Thank you for all you do in supporting Victorian Communities in their times of crisis.

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VCCEM & Ambulance Victoria Partnership begins

In an exciting time of moving forward, VCC EM has been contracted by Ambulance Victoria to support the capability and capacity of AV in the provision of Pastoral Care generally and in times of crisis. Recently we advertised both internally within our volunteer force, and externally for the position of Project Coordinator to manage this project. I’m am delighted to

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