Elm Place Newsletter August 2018

ELM PLACE Elm Place News Post Care, Royal Commision & Find and Connect Support Services Acknowledgement of Country We would like to acknowledge that this publication was written and produced on Kaurna land and we pay respect to Elders past and present. We acknowledge the custodians of the Adelaide Region and that their inherent Cultural and Spiritual beliefs continue to sustain the living Aboriginal Peoples today. The land remains as it always has, a place of education, peace, care and nurture. 10th Anniversary State Apology On Sunday 17th June 2018, Elm Place were delighted to participate in acknowledging the 10th anniversary of the South Australian Government’s Apology to those who were harmed in state and institutional care as children. The event was held at the Adelaide Town Hall and was attended with over 100 people present. We would like to thank the working party who worked so hard to ensure the event was memorable and well organised. It was a time for reflection, friendship and sharing of memories. Thank you to all those who spoke on the day, your time and efforts to make the day special were truly appreciated. Those who attended were provided with memorabilia for the day, a 10th anniversary badge, keyring, mug and certificate. There are more available at Elm Place if you would like to have one.   There are photos available for ordering through Elm Place. Please come and in and view the photo book and place your order on the form provided and we will ensure you receive the photos you would like. Would you like to receive the Elm Place Newsletter? Please let Elm Place know if you would like to receive Elm Place News via email elmplace@rasa.org.au Also please advise us at Reception if your contact details have changed, so we can update them on our database. Or visit our website www.elmplace.org.au and subscribe to the newsletter online. Contact Us: Post Care 1800 188 118 | Find & Connect 1800 16 11 09 | Redress Support Service: 1800 998 187