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We wore purple to show we’re here for Rainbow youth

We wore purple to show we’re here for Rainbow youth

Advance Diversity Services (ADS) staff and volunteers dressed in PURPLE clothes and accessories to support Wear It Purple Day (WIPD) on August 27. ‘Despite being in lockdown in Sydney, we wanted to celebrate diversity and young people from the Rainbow community,’ said...

More support needed for the people of Afghanistan

More support needed for the people of Afghanistan

Advance Diversity Services (ADS) joins its partner organisations and other humanitarian organisations, human rights groups and Afghan communities in Australia in urging the federal government to consider a special intake of Afghan refugees fleeing violence from the...

Relief Support for Vulnerable Temporary Visa Holders

Relief Support for Vulnerable Temporary Visa Holders

Vulnerable temporary visa holders who are facing financial hardship as a result of COVID-19, can access greater support from Advance Diversity Services (ADS) thanks to a grant received from Multicultural NSW. Temporary visa holders from St George, Sutherland or...

New infographic conveys YHunger’s positive impact

New infographic conveys YHunger’s positive impact

A colourful infographic designed by Advance Diversity Services (ADS) conveys easy-to-digest feedback from students who participated in cooking sessions ADS ran at the Kogarah Intensive English Centre (IEC) in 2020-21. ‘We ran the sessions to show young people who are...

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...