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Justice and crime prevention
We work to improve community safety and help those leaving prison reconnect with community in a positive way through skill development and employment opportunities.
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Mental health and wellbeing
We help people with mental illness navigate complex and traumatic periods with counselling, outreach and therapeutic activities.
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Settlement and community building
We work along side remote Indigenous communities and newly arrived refugee groups to build people's participation to and increase capacity for decision making and self determination.
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Education, training and employment
We work with long-term unemployed and marginalised people to build skills, deliver recognised training and connect job seekers with real opportunities for employment.
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In times of crisis, what can we learn from refugees?

“Rain does not fall on one person's house alone". Has there ever been a crisis that simultaneously halted all corners of the earth all at once? As we come to terms with COVID-19, the devastating fact is that this is not going to...

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Place-based social change on the agenda in Western Sydney

ChangeFest is a national celebration of place-based social change – which empowers and supports local communities to identify, plan, fund and evaluate the services they need. In November 2019, the three-day event was held in Mount Druitt, Western Sydney, where we...

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Ecological Justice Hub springs into a busy 2020

Our commitment to ecological justice includes advocacy and research work around the systemic change needed to achieve a ‘just transition’ towards a sustainable future. We also know that all members of the community can play a role in supporting climate change...

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Alice Springs forum highlights climate solutions for Territory communities

Jesuit Social Services recently partnered with NTCOSS, Environment Centre NT, Arid Lands Environment Centre and Central Land Council to host a two day climate justice workshop in Alice Springs. The event, held in early March, was an opportunity for organisations and...

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