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Fruitful links forged with the Japanese community

Fruitful links forged with the Japanese community

A flourishing Japanese language school and an active Japanese arts and culture club are two fruits of a relationship formed by Advance Diversity Services (ADS) just two-and-a-half years ago in a local playgroup. ‘One of our social work students from a Japanese...

Coercive control brochures aim to reduce abuse

Coercive control brochures aim to reduce abuse

Advance Diversity Services has played a pivotal role in producing six easy-to-read, pocket-sized brochures about coercive control released in May to coincide with Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Month. The launch of the brochures in six languages – English,...

Radhika: ‘ADS guided me to reach my goals.’

Radhika: ‘ADS guided me to reach my goals.’

Radhika Murali did her student work placement with Advance Diversity Services (ADS) from February to May 2021. She says her experience improved her knowledge of working in diverse communities and helped her to feel more comfortable when facing challenging situations....

Harmony Day offers second bite of tasty videos

Harmony Day offers second bite of tasty videos

Harmony Day is bringing cultural diversity home this year, with a trio of videos featuring three talented local chefs cooking food from their motherlands. ‘All people who migrate to Australia bring with them some of their own cultural and religious traditions, as well...