Submission: Inquiry into adult literacy and its importance

Mar 12, 2021 | Advocacy, Continuous Development, Education & Training, Fostering Independence, NSOS, Policy & Research, SSQF

The Settlement Council of Australia (SCoA) welcomes the opportunity to provide input into this inquiry. SCoA is the peak body representing the vast majority of settlement agencies across Australia providing direct services and support to people from migrant and refugee backgrounds. Our members include organisations large and small, who are committed to the successful settlement of migrants and refugees across the country. Their services range from greeting new arrivals at the airport, through to assisting them to secure housing, learn English, make social connections, access services and find their first job.