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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Fundraising event has Artful Dodgers Studios rocking

"The best ever!" That was the verdict from all those involved with the recent trivia night to raise funds for Artful Dodgers Studios, held at the Collingwood Town Hall and featuring a rocking live band, performances by studio participants, a highly...

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Next Steps wins at Victorian Homelessness Achievement Awards

Jesuit Social Services’ Next Steps program has been recognised at this week’s 2017 Victorian Homelessness Achievement Awards, winning the Excellence in ending homelessness among young people category. Next Steps works with young people aged between 16 and 24 who have involvement with...

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Generosity supports Perry House upgrade

To mark Homelessness Week (July 7-13), Jesuit Social Services last week unveiled a new BBQ deck at Perry House. Perry House is a residential facility for young people with intellectual disabilities who have involvement with the youth justice system to learn...

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"I want to provide my son a better life than what I had"

The single largest barrier to employment for migrants and refugees in Australia is the lack of opportunity and quality work experience. The African-Australian Inclusion Program (AAIP) breaks down this barrier by providing six months of paid work, mentoring and career coaching to...

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Help us celebrate at the Great Australians Gala Dinner
You're invited to our 4th annual Great Australians Gala Dinner on 14 October 2017, held in the Savoy Ballroom of the Grand Hyatt Melbourne. Join us for a truly stimulating and enjoyable event, featuring great music, wonderful food and iconic Australians from all walks of life.