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Just a uniform cut above for kids

QUEENSLAND Police Service, Australian Federal Police, Border Force officers, firefighters and even workers at Australia Zoo are giving the shirts off their backs to help young people at risk from poverty and the scourge of domestic violence.

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Debbie Platz meets Pope Francois

who blessed Uniforms 4 Kids.

Assistant Commissioner Debbie Platz attended The Santa Marta Group, an alliance of international police chiefs and bishops from around the world working together with civil society in a process endorsed by Pope Francis, to eradicate human trafficking and modern-day slavery.

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Cooktown Sewing Group

Cooktown in Far North Queensland has commenced the latest Uniforms 4 Kids sewing group, led by Queensland Ambulance Officer Kylie White. On Tuesday 4th August 2020, Kylie, volunteer sewer Kati, Emma from the Queensland Police Service (QPS) and other members of the Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) attended the Hope Vale School. The kids had a […]

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Prisoners Make Clothes for Kids in need

Prisoners at the Brisbane Women’s Correctional Centre (BWCC) have shown enormous enthusiasm for an innovative new project with children’s charity, Uniforms 4 Kids, that has already  delivered huge benefits to the community and increased morale at the prison. Read the full article on the CSP Winter Newsletter 2020 here.

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North Brisbane volunteers use recycled uniforms to help children in need

Once a month, the generous volunteers attached to the North Brisbane branch of Uniforms4Kids (U4K) meet together to discuss their planning, share ideas and inspiration, to support children in the community. On Saturday, February 8, Sergeant Jodie Murray from North Brisbane Crime Prevention joined the volunteers and shared stories of the families and children that […]

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Toll delivers latest to Kangroo Island bush fire community

Today we had Craig from Toll Group collect 831 tagged items of Uniforms 4 Kids clothing for children, plus 1008 items of clothes, jeans, jumpers and jackets for bush fire victims of Kangaroo Island. The collected items will be distributed by South Australia Police, who have become U4K’s latest partner. We’d like to thank Craig and the team at […]

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Latest donations to Solomon Islands

Here are some photos of the beautiful Uniforms 4 Kids clothing being gifted to children in the Solomon Islands. The clothing was distributed to the outer Provinces, where donations rarely reach. The first five photos are in Buala, Isobel Province. The next two photos are of a dear sweet kindergarten girl named Maddie. Her class […]

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Officers from North Brisbane spreading some kindness at Christmas

As we approach the festive holiday season, Brisbane North officers are always very aware that for many families it is a time of extreme financial pressure, relationship pressures, high stress, family breakups, and domestic and family violence. Last week, officers from Boondall Police Station were assisting a local family who had escaped a very violent […]

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Prisoners give back to community with Uniforms 4 Kids

Women prisoners are providing beautiful handmade clothing to children in need thanks to a program being run out of Brisbane Women’s Correctional Centre (BWCC). As part of a partnership between Queensland Corrective Services (QCS) and Uniforms 4 Kids, prisoners at BWCC have been repurposing law enforcement and emergency service uniforms into clothing for children in […]

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QPS and QAS join forces to help children this Christmas

Uniforms 4 Kids (U4K) is an innovative program re purposing donated law enforcement and emergency services organisations uniforms (which would have otherwise been disposed of), into beautiful and unique clothes made with love for children in need. Acting Inspector Tracey Hartley has established U4K on the Gold Coast. “This year I have established three separate networks […]

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Uniforms 4 Kids delivery in Acacia Ridge

The Belong Centre in Acacia Ridge were once again recipients of the latest series of tailored clothes and goodies as part of the Uniforms 4 Kids initiative. Police Liaison Officer Ricky Lashand and Senior Police Liaison Officer Weng Mun Sum were on hand to donate over 50kg of unique items for young disadvantaged children and […]

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‘Uniforms 4 Kids’ bringing community and police together

Senior Sergeant Tracey Hartley has recently established Uniforms 4 Kids on the Gold Coast. “Over the last few months, a wonderful group of ladies from Sew Crazy Quilters in Helensvale have donated their time and repurposed our old police uniforms into beautiful children’s clothing,” Senior Sergeant Hartley said.

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U4Ks returning back to our local community

School holidays can be a tough time for many parents and children. But for the children who are victims to domestic and family violence, it can be an especially challenging time as their ‘normal’ routine is  broken, and they spend a larger amount of time in their home environment, which can be full of anger, […]

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Beechmont bushfire victims supported by Uniforms 4 Kids

The town of Beechmont (Logan District) has been affected by the bushfire situation and last weekend was evacuated. Sadly some residents lost their homes. Others were in fear of losing everything. Senior Sergeant Tracey Hartley has recently established Uniforms 4 Kids on the Gold Coast. Read the full article on the myPolice Logan website here.

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