Pachamama is a community managed co-work hub that harnesses the energy and innovation of local people working for social and environmental justice in Newcastle and the Hunter region. Pachamama is a community resource centre and an incubator for people and groups working for social change. We believe in the power and spirit of collaboration, creativity and drive, and seek to provide the space, relationships, inspiration and knowledge to direct these to lasting and sustainable impact across generations. Pachamama House will act as a regional innovation cluster that catalyses and animates local capacities, skills and spark in pursuit of a better world.
Community (disability / aged services / social care)
The Contemplative Academy envisions a humanistic educational system grounded in a contemplative approach to the whole student and teacher that honors and engages their first- second- and third-person experience. To support the development of contemplative orientations and pedagogy it offers mentoring, teaching, research and curriculum development in Contemplative Education and Studies. The Contemplative Academy also addresses the inner dimensions of the New Economy and the Contemplative Commons.