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Check out some updates about Mai-Wel’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Some positive changes and opportunities have come from these times

Although COVID-19 has thrown The Hub Maitland and Cessnock many challenges, it goes without saying that staff  and participants have pulled together and remained positive and energised during this time. Although services have adapted in line with the social standards, and most importantly to ensure the safety and health of staff and participants, it is far from doom and gloom at The Hub! Rather, there are some exciting new opportunities and constructive changes. To spread a little positivity and happiness, here is a list of the top positive changes, in [...]

COVID-19 and Mai-Wel services – We are essential

Mai-Wel has been identified as an essential service. This means we will continue to operate and provide services to participants. Watch our short video below for more information. If you have further questions about Mai-Wel services, please call your regular support contact or 4057 2900. https://youtu.be/37uzkRyLTRE

By |2020-04-22T13:22:06+10:0031st March, 2020|COVID-19, News|

COVID-19 and Mai-Wel services, an update

The last few weeks have been nothing short of a whirlwind. It seems as though the moment we feel we understand our current situation, we are faced with yet another change, a new set of guidelines and recommendations on how to move forward as an organisation. It is safe to say that COVID-19 has speedily turned our world on its side. It is fluid and ever-developing, however my message to you is that Mai-Wel are prepared and are working through the multiple challenges. The Executive team and key personnel within [...]

By |2020-04-09T13:55:41+10:0023rd March, 2020|COVID-19, News|

COVID-19 and Mai-Wel services

A message from CEO, Lynne Graham, about Mai-Wel and COVID-19: "As we speak, our country and world is facing a health crisis like no other with Coronavirus COVID-19. On 12 March the World Health Organisation declared this Coronavirus a pandemic. It is a serious health concern and something we need to approach with vigilance but not fear. The Mai-Wel Board of Directors and Executive Leadership Team have been monitoring the situation and following the direction of the Australian Government Department of Health and World Health Organisation to ensure we are doing [...]

By |2020-04-09T13:56:13+10:0019th March, 2020|COVID-19, News|

COVID-19 and Mai-Wel events

In light of the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic threat, the decision has been made that all Mai-Wel events will be postponed until further notice. The health of participants, staff and wider community is of paramount importance to us and therefore this decision was made with their best interest at heart. Upcoming Mai-Wel events affected; * Creative Arts Album Launch at the Cabin Collective on 19 March, * Easter Hoi at Club Maitland City on 2 April, and * The Mai-Wel Annual Gala Ball at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley on 2 May. [...]

By |2020-04-09T13:56:36+10:0017th March, 2020|COVID-19, News|