The Ombudsman, Cynthia Gebert, will be speaking to Western Integrated Family Violence Committee. She will explain how EWOV can help people in family violence circumstances, and how they should contact us.
Western Integrated Family Violence Committee | Caroline Springs Community Health Centre
Bring Your Bills Day | Flemington and Kensington Community Legal Centre
Flemington and Kensington Community Legal Centre has organised a Bring Your Bills Day. It's an opportunity for customers to come and talk a number of different organisations, such as Centrelink and the City of Melbourne directly. EWOV will be there, and we can review customer's energy and water bills and even raise cases.
For more information, have a look here.
Senior Citizens Reference Group
EWOV will be presenting to a number of seniors groups and clubs at this event, organised by Manningham Council.
The meeting is an opportunity for various organisations to exchange ideas and information, and for EWOV to explain how we can help.
Modern Ageing Forum
Manningham Council has organised a wide-ranging event to help people age well in the modern world.
The event will include presentations on identifying elder abuse, exploring housing options and technology that assists with independent living.
Dementia Australia will also present an interactive session to help people identify and cope with memory problems.
EWOV will be providing information on how we help Victorian consumers. Read more about the event.
EWOV Presentation at the Refuge of Hope
Refuge of Hope is a non-profit organisation in partnership with Scanlon Foundation. Their mission is to assist the wellbeing of immigrants, refugees and international students from Latin America living in Melbourne.
EWOV staff will attend the Refuge of Hope to assist in preparing food parcels for those in need. EWOV's Ombudsman, Cynthia Gebert will discuss energy and water issues with attendees.
For more information about the Refuge of Hope, check out their website: http://www.refugeofhope.org.au/
Australian Vietnamese Women's Association - Green Sustainable Lifestyle + Solar Showcase Information Session
Hosted by the Australian Vietnamese Womens Association, this event will showcase sustainable living practices and information about solar photovoltaic systems.
EWOV will host a stall and provide information and resources to approximately 100 local Vietnamese community members.
Day at the Zoo
EWOV will be joining City West Water, Victoria Police, the Melbourne Metropolitan Fire Brigade, South East Water, Yarra Valley Water, Ambulance Victoria and many other like-minded essential service organisations for a Day at the Zoo.
Presented by the Victorian Multicultural Commission, this event is celebrating its tenth year and is a celebration of Cultural Diversity Week.
More than 1,200 adult students studying English as an additional language have been invited to enjoy a day out at the Zoo and an opportunity to talk to organisations that can help them integrate into the community and improve their health and financial situation.
EWOV staff will be available to talk with attendees and will hand out fact sheets, show bags and other useful materials.
Greater Dandenong Sustainability Festival
As part of the Sustainability Festival, we will be running an information stall where members of the public can collect EWOV show bags, information resources and speak to our staff about their energy and water issues. Read more about the festival.
The Ombudsman presents at AMES
The Energy and Water Ombudsman, Cynthia Gebert, will talk about EWOV's role in resolving disputes between customers and their energy and water companies.
Finbar Neighborhood House
EWOV will be presenting to the community at Finbar Neighborhood House. We'll be providing information about our services, and answering questions.