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Community Snapshot

Community Snapshot

“MAC.ART - embraces the spirit of community participation”. The Hon. Mary Delahunty, Victorian Minister for the Arts (until 2006), described MAC.ART as “a model program that embraces the community participation spirit of the Arts Victoria creative capacity and policy framework” (July 15th 2004)


The MAC.ART program has been awarded:
  • ‘Honorable Mention’- 2002 Aged and Community Services Australia Awards

  • ‘Highly Commended’ - 2002 Anglicare Australia Award for Innovation

  • The Aged Care Standards and Accreditation Agency Merit Award citation – Colton Close 2003

  • The 2004 Total Aged Services Award for Excellence


"Dr. Julie Gross McAdam gratefully acknowledges the following philanthropic  organisations, sponsors and individuals who have been instrumental in the continuing success of the MAC.ART endeavour."

Warramunda Village

Southern Health

Monash Health

Longbeach PLACE Inc

Heritage Lakes

Middle Kinglake Primary School

Elim Village -  British Columbia

Longbeach Urban Renewal Committee

Nixon Hostel – Kingston Council

Chisholm Institute

Helen MacPherson Trust

Womens Health in the South East

Makor Jewish Community Library
Mayflower Retirement Community

Victorian Multicultural Commission 


Alzheimer's Australia

The R.E Ross Trust
Springvale Library, Victoria
Luise Stewart
Tony McAdam
Andrew McAdam

Lorna Stevenson

Susannah Taylor

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