BGCS operations under current restrictions

In line with the relaxing of some pandemic restrictions across metropolitan Melbourne. As of 1 November, there are no confirmed cases at any of BGCS’s sites or operations.

Some of our programs and services operations currently on hold for the time being and other programs/services are operating online.

Services and programs that are currently operating (remotely or under our COVID safe plan):

  • Food relief at both BGCS headquarters and at Kenley Court Neighbourhood House
  • Adult education classes (ACFE)
  • Broadmeadows Youth Justice Alliance
  • Good People Act Now (GPAN) 
  • Social Cohesion Through Education
  • Project REAL
  • The Gateway School
  • Youth Transitions Program
  • Family Learning Partnership
  • Study Group & associated activities (Arts & Craft, Mindfulness etc)
  • Aiming High VCE Support Program
  • HIPPY Program (Please contact Alin for more details)
  • AtWork Australia
  • Computer refurbishment
  • YEET Program
  • CARYA Program
  • Northern Centre for Excellence in Student Engagement (NCESE)

Programs and services currently on hold until 1st term 2021 include:

  • Great Young Movers
  • Work for the dole
  • Citizen Science Program
  • School Holiday Program
  • Common Bean Cafe
  • Jewellery making
  • Sewing group
  • Yoga 
  • Knitting
  • Hall/venue hire
  • Community Lunch
  • Turkish Women’s Group
  • School Holiday Program
  • Youth recreational activities

For further information on programs and services, please call the office on 9309 8531 or email We have been getting a lot of phone calls recently, so please keep trying if you are not able to get through straight away.

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