ABOUT THE FOUNDER

Isaiah 40:1 and Micah 6:8, Jeremiah 29:11 “For I know the plans I have for you” declares the Lord. “Plans to prosper you and not to harm you plans to give you hope and a future.”

BIOGRAPHY

This beautiful woman is the Founder, and Director of Comfort Care Foundation Inc. Connie Sivaly was born in Tanzania and raised in a caring, hardworking Christian family with twelve (12) other siblings. Connie is the very proud mother of three (3) boys, John Mark, Timothy, and Christian.

 

Her underlying motivation for this vision came from God, Christian teachings from her parents, and other leading community elders back in Tanzania. Connie is also Chair of the Comfort Care Foundation Inc. Board of Directors.


Connie has a strong passion for education and social justice, working in both State and Federal Government positions for eighteen (18) years. She has witnessed both her parents working very hard to make sure that all of their children can experience and receive the best education they can offer, leading their children to financial independence in life.

 

Dad always said, “I have no other inheritance to give you but education”

Obeying her father’s teachings, Connie worked very hard from her early primary school years until until she was blessed to gain a scholarship from Geneva, Switzerland, which took her to New Zealand in 1996 for further studies in Tertiary education.

Connie possesses a clear vision of direction with her main aim in Australia to plan, provide and deliver services for the homeless, support groups for men and women, including victims of domestic violence and disadvantaged young people.

EDUCATION

PhD Candidate (Monash University)

MPhil Education

Masters of Educational Leadership

Masters of Industrial Relations Human Resources Management

Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Educational Administration)

Bachelor of Ministries (Arts)

Diploma in Case Management

Certificate IV in Workplace Training & Assessment

PUBLIC SERVICE

Connie has worked in both State and Federal government departments for over 18 years and resined in Oct 2019 to work full time for the Comfort Care Foundation.


Connie has taught at Monash University, Western Sydney University, and Meadowbank TAFE NSW,

Connie has also taught at Mt Meru University & Tumaini University back in Tazania.