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  • Multiculturalism in Action ... Townsville Multicultural Support Group congratulates CityLibrary Townsville

    Multiculturalism in Action … Townsville Multicultural Support Group congratulates CityLibrary Townsville

    Posted on April 25th, 2017 by

    Refugee and migrant Homework Mentoring ProgramWe need your help! Would you like to help refugee and migrant secondary students with English, Mathematics and other core subjects in a friendly homework mentoring program? For more info and to find out how to join our team of amazing volunteers, contact Geri Crouch on 0450703323 or email geri.crouch@townsville.qld.gov.au.
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  • Older refugees have most to lose from citizenship changes

    Older refugees have most to lose from citizenship changes

    Posted on April 25th, 2017 by

    People brought to Australia under the Federal Government’s refugee resettlement program have the most to lose from foreshadowed changes to the citizenship process, the Refugee Council of Australia (RCOA) says. RCOA chief executive officer Paul Power said the tougher English language requirements and the restrictions on the number of times an applicant can sit the
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  • Expression of interest: Practitioner (Accomodation Services Coordinator)

    Posted on January 10th, 2017 by

    Expressions of Interest are being invited for the position of Practitioner (Accommodation Services Coordinator) at Townsville Multicultural Support Group Inc. This position is on a Permanent Part-time basis for 30 hours per week and is expected to commence in February 2017. Further information on the role is in the attachment. Salary is commensurate with SACS
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  • Refugee Council of Australia end of year summary

    2016 Update from the Refugee Council of Australia

    Posted on January 9th, 2017 by

    We’d like to share the Refugee Council of Australia annual update from Tim O’Connor – Acting CEO of The Refugee Council of Australia.

  • Red Cross "Life in Australia" Podcast

    Red Cross “Life in Australia” Podcast

    Posted on January 4th, 2017 by

    Life in Australia is a podcast from Australian Red Cross that’s full of advice and information for young refugees who’ve recently arrived in Australia. In each episode, a group of young refugees are brought together to talk about their experiences share stories and give advice about starting a new life in Australia. Topics covered include
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