On Thursday June 16, 13 young people graduated from the IPROWD (Indigenous Police Recruitment Our Way) program at Sydney Tafe’s Eora College. The students are now among over 500 graduates of the highly successful learning program which supports Indigenous people to gain entry into the NSW police force.
WATERLOO: Weave Youth and Community Services provide a wide range of programs supporting the local community, with a focus on working with people facing disadvantage and social exclusion. Their Driving Change program aims to combat an issue that is faced by many young people – getting their licence.
Ruby Riguet’s experiences of living, working and studying in the South Sydney area have shaped her interest in advocacy and community. She’s currently in her fourth and final year of a Bachelor of Social Work at the University of Sydney in Camperdown.
REDFERN: On Monday March 14 the Men Speak Out for Treaty forum was held at Redfern Community Centre, organised by the Stop the Intervention Collective Sydney. The forum was a complement to the Women Speak Out for Treaty forum held in Redfern in March 2015, and was facilitated by journalist and filmmaker Jeff McMullen.