Our Place

Our Place is an initiative of the Colman Education Foundation. Through the Foundation’s ten-year partnership with the Victorian state government, Our Place is being implemented in ten school sites across Victoria, with the support of philanthropic partners. Northern Bay College – Wexford is one of the ten sites, with learnings from the approach being shared across the College.

Our Place Northern Bay now have their own site specific Facebook page and invite you to join their online community by following their page. Our Place Northern Bay is located in Korayn Birralee Family Centre, with a single entrance through to NBC Wexford campus. Their aim is to:

  • encourage interaction and engagement with the community
  • connect, help and support the community
  • link families to service providers
  • share and distribute information and resources
  • highlight the achievements of Our Place partners
  • listen to your ideas and wishes for the community

If you require any further information contact Charlotte and Tanya – tanya@ourplace.org.au, mobile: 0415 742 978 or send a direct message through the page.

Our Place is a holistic place-based approach to supporting the education, health and development of all children and families in disadvantaged communities by utilising the universal platform of a school.

Evidence indicates that education is the key to lifting the aspirations and improving the lives of children and their families.

The Our Place vision is that all children and their families succeed in life.

Our Place Facebook Link