Justice Solutions tour blog - Neustrelitz Prison, Germany

As part of our ongoing blog series highlighting the learnings of our Justice Solutions tour, Jesuit Social Services’ CEO JULIE EDWARDS writes about her experiences in Germany, where youth justice systems prioritise education, rehabilitation and resettlement. The general philosophy towards youth...

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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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Standing in solidarity with those seeking asylum

More than 75 Catholic school communities across the country showed their support and solidarity for people seeking asylum as part of the Catholic Alliance for People Seeking Asylum’s (CAPSA) National Week of Prayer and Action in June. CAPSA coordinated the event...

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