I feel that a great burden has fallen off my shoulders and that feeling of depression is gone. You have helped me make that positive step toward the future and given me a sense of hope.

Thank you for supporting our work. Every donation, whether large or small, helps us in our work of providing services and support to people who have survived terrible and traumatic experiences.

Your donation will help us to provide more comprehensive services to the people that need them most, particularly children, young people and older refugees.

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Thank you for your support. If you would like more information about making a donation,
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Community Development Seminars

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Every year STARTTS invites a speaker or group of speakers recognised as an experts in their field to conduct a community development seminar on topics related to delivering community services to communities who have been through traumatic experiences, or have been marginalised in some way.

Previous events

Target group

Relevant to workers, students and volunteers working in the community sector.


Our community development seminars normally attract a fee due to the expense of putting on the event. However STARTTS is a non-profit organisation and fees are meant to recover costs only.