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Community Development Evening Presentations

Community Development Evening Presentations

Events 2015

Playing with Refugee Young People: Sport as Social Development
Dr Anne Bunde-Birouste and Shaun Nemorin
18 March 2015
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Growing Refugee Communities: Social Development and Community Gardens

Phil Pettitt and Des Dejrangsi
3 August 2015
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About the program

STARTTS’ Community Development Evenings are held twice per year. They aim to provide an opportunity for community sector workers and refugee community organisations to extend their understanding of the complexities of providing services to refugee communities affected by systematic state terrorism and other types of traumatic experiences. Expert speakers are invited to present on interesting and practical topics, which is followed by a case study presentation by an experienced STARTTS staff member and a panel discussion.

These events are open to anyone who is interested and are particularly suitable to those working in community services. They are held at STARTTS’ Carramar office from 6-8pm and are free. Light refreshments are provided.  If you can’t make it to Carramar, there is the option of paying $5.99 to watch the event live over the internet (see below for more details).

The community development evening program began in 2011. Read more about our previous events.

STARTTS – 152-168 The Horsley Drive Carramar NSW

Time: 6-8pm

On-site parking is available. Drive into Mitchell St at the cross-road with The Horsley Drive. Turn into the driveway on the right between Fairfield Community Health Centre and the Ambulance Station. Follow the signs to STARTTS.

The Carramar site is approximately 10 minutes walk from Carramar station and 15 minutes from Fairfield station. Alternatively, take the 904 or 905 bus from Fairfield station.

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