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Education and Training

Stories of Making Australia Home

SCoA member, Sydwest Multicultural Services has created an inspiring book which shares the stories of some of Australia's newest citizens. Exploring themes of employment, education, health, social engagement, family and many more, this collection of stories is a message of hope and a celebration of all that Australia stands to gain by welcoming refugees and helping them settle.

See the report here.

UCAN2

UCan2┬ápromotes economic inclusion through fostering cooperation between providers of education, social support, training and employment services. UCAN2 provides an integrated approach to education and broader settlement needs of young men and women from refugee backgrounds. The pre arrival experiences of young people from refugee backgrounds often include long term displacement and disrupted education. This program establishes sustainable pathways from on arrival English language programs into mainstream education, training and employment.