Tag Archives: Education and learning

Express yourself with art

CALLING all budding artists. If you have a creative flair and are interested in exhibiting your art become part of the Exclusion and Embrace – Disability, justice and spirituality conference in August. Artists are encouraged to present visual artworks that … Continue reading

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Governor General visits Lentara

On 17 July, the Governor-General, Her Excellency the Honourable Quentin Bryce AC CVO, visited Rupert Street Childcare Centre to see Ardoch Youth Foundation’s ‘Play, Learn, Read’ program in action as part of Ardoch Youth Foundation’s 25th anniversary celebrations. Sue Barr, … Continue reading

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University of Newcastle launches Graduate Certificate and Master of Family Studies

‘The Family Action Centre at the University of Newcastle has launched a Graduate Certificate and Master of Family Studies. With one of these internationally recognised degrees under your belt, you will be able to pursue a career that enables you … Continue reading

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Promoting mental health and wellbeing at work

A new guide created to promote mental health and wellbeing in the workplace has been launched across the public service sector. The guide, Working together: Promoting mental health and wellbeing at work, is a joint initiative between the Australian Public … Continue reading

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Send progressive ideas to Canberra

‘Progressive thinkers present big ideas for Australia’s future beyond the 2013 election. The Centre for Policy Development’s 2013 book, Pushing Our Luck, puts forward compelling, plain-English solutions to the problems and opportunities awaiting Australia’s next government. The book presents big ideas … Continue reading

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I Just Want to go to School

“I just want to go to school: Voices of young people experiencing educational disadvantage” is a project by Good Shepherd Youth & Family Service, Jesuit Social Services and MacKillop Family Services. The project aims to further develop understanding of the … Continue reading

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The Centre for Culture, Ethnicity and Health offers specialist info and workshops

The Centre for Culture, Ethnicity and Health (CEH) is an agency that provides specialist information, training and support on cultural diversity and wellbeing. CEH aims to ensure ‘that everyone in Australia has access to vital services such as health and … Continue reading

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