Young people at the Emotional Resilience Workshop
Young people at the Emotional Resilience Workshop

Young people from the Sutherland Shire and St George area have been meeting and working together on the Changing the Narrative (CTN) Film Festival Project.

Dance group performing
Dance group performing

For many young people today, meeting new people is a challenging task. While online platforms have created new spaces for people to connect, they often aren't the same as meeting in person.

Hi-Res Image of PLWP brochure
Hi-Res Image of PLWP brochure

The Community Migrant Resource Centre, in partnership with NSP member SydWest Multicultural Services and Western Sydney University, has begun a 2-year therapeutic arts intervention and comparative study, The Parallel Lives of Women.

Nisha, a student in Taree who gained a higher-level job after completing the program
Nisha, a student in Taree who gained a higher-level job after completing the program

Manning Valley Neighbourhood Service (MVNS) completed two employment training programs this past July. Both programs were funded through the Fostering Integration Grants.

Online announcement of ADS award
Online announcement of ADS award

Advance Diversity Services (ADS) was awarded HWEI Gold Employer and HWEI Service Provider of the Year at the Australian LGBTQ Inclusion Awards!

Some of the SSI NSP team meeting to discuss Systems Change
Some of the SSI NSP team meeting to discuss Systems Change

SSI and the NSP are undertaking a Systems Change exploration, a multi-stage exercise across the partnership.

The Cooking with Kulcha program at Focus Connect provides the opportunity for multicultural young people to teach, cook and share recipes from their own culture.

Ethiopian youth enjoy cultural food
Ethiopian youth enjoy cultural food

Auburn Diversity Services Inc (ADSi) has partnered with Tayitu Cultural and Educational Centre (TCEC) to implement the From Cultural Food to Employment project.

Salvin Kumar from ADS and young people at Mardi Gras Fair Day
Salvin Kumar from ADS and young people at Mardi Gras Fair Day

Advance Diversity Services joined more than 80,000 people to be part of the fun of the most fabulous queer event leading into Sydney’s Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras.

Community Northern Beaches' holiday maths tutorials
Community Northern Beaches' holiday maths tutorials

Community Northern Beaches’ Multicultural Service organised a maths clinic during the summer school holidays for Tibetan students in grades 5, 6 and 7.

Models at One Thread Connect runway event
Models at One Thread Connect runway event

Newly arrived migrant and refugee fashion designers wowed the public in November with a fashion parade showcasing a unique collection of elegant and traditional garments.

Interview during CommUNITY forum
Interview during CommUNITY forum

Twenty young people from high schools across Sutherland and St George last year attended youth leadership workshops to prepare for two Refugee Schools Forums, at Hurstville and Cronulla, as part of the CommUNITY: Awareness, Advocacy, Action project of Gymea Community Aid & Information Service.

Woman driver
Woman driver

Advance Diversity Services (ADS) will use $30,000 funding awarded by Transport NSW to roll out a driver education program for recently arrived refugees and migrants in the St George area.

Advance Diversity Services' Clean Up Australia Day team
Advance Diversity Services' Clean Up Australia Day team

A waste-wise initiative offered by Advance Diversity Services (ADS) in 2020 will help new arrivals in the Barton electorate match their good intentions and commitment with responsible recycling practices.

SydWest Multicultural Services' Annual General Meeting on November 29 was accompanied by the launch of its Annual Report, a photography exhibition and a domestic violence resource.

ADS Bexley staff
ADS Bexley staff

Advance Diversity Services (ADS) has been awarded $20,000 funding for a Gender and Sexual Diversity project, which aims to ensure newly arrived migrants and refugees who identify as LGBTIQA+ receive inclusive settlement support.

Macarthur Diversity Services Initiative's Women Social group
Macarthur Diversity Services Initiative's Women Social group

In September Macarthur Diversity Services Initiative's SETS / Family settlement worker organised a TAFE course information session for the MDSI Women Social group.

These classes at MECA focus on starting small businesses related to gardening and sustainability.
These classes at MECA focus on starting small businesses related to gardening and sustainability.

In 2019, Mount Druitt Ethnic Communities Agency (MECA) in partnership with FoodFaith built an organic garden and started horticultural classes and workshops for refugees and migrants.

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