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We spoke with Kate Brett, Executive General Manager of Operations at RASA, about how the organization has been able to manage through the COVID-19 pandemic with the help of new practices, existing systems, and an impressive and agile leadership team.
How CatholicCare Victoria Tasmania (CCVT) transitioned more than 1,000 Penelope users to remote service delivery virtually overnight
As the COVID-19 lockdown continued and people began to feel increasingly isolated, there was a surge in demand for mental health and other social services, and agencies like CCVT had to adapt quickly in order to meet their clients’ growing need for support.
Despite the ongoing uncertainty of the COVID-19 situation, it’s crucial for agencies to start thinking about and planning for the transition back to working on-site and resuming face-to-face appointments.
We reached out to our customers to check in on them and learn how their organizations are addressing and overcoming the hurdles presented by the pandemic and how they’re adapting to life after quarantine. Here’s what they had to say!
A Story of Hope and Community Support Amid COVID-19: Our Conversation with Guelph-Wellington Women in Crisis
We sat down (remotely) with the team at Guelph-Wellington Women in Crisis to talk about how social distancing has affected their service offerings and delivery, the effects of the pandemic on victims of domestic abuse, and the overwhelming support they’ve seen from their community.
As you are well aware, COVID-19 is a fast-moving pandemic posing serious challenges to how we all live, work, support one another, and experience community. Athena knows the essential role that our partner organizations play in providing support and assistance to...