Putting young Victorians on the road to employment, visit of the Hon. Natalie Hutchins, Minister of Crime Prevention

2022-02-16T15:26:53+11:00February 16th, 2022|

Concern Australia will receive $300,000 to expand the Hand Brake Turn Program in the North West region, increasing access and support offered to young people. This funding will further strengthen our ability to provide tailored support to more young people as they transition into education, training, apprenticeships or employment.

Thanh’s commitment to being a ‘somebody’ who makes a difference

2021-03-04T09:05:11+11:00March 3rd, 2021|

Thanh moved to Australia as a refugee with his parents when he was just one year old. Now he's determined to support young people through his new role with Concern Australia. "I’ve always wanted to give back and serve my community in a meaningful way. Now I’m doing it in this area. It’s so good."

Staff profile: Neysa Charlton

2019-07-24T15:05:37+10:00July 24th, 2019|

We’d like to introduce you to Neysa Charlton, who joins Concern Australia as After Hours Care and Holiday Program Coordinator for our LiveWires program in Collingwood. Neysa has taken over from Cynthia Mitchell, who was LiveWires Coordinator for nearly six years. We congratulate Cynthia on her new adventure [...]

Staff Updates

2019-05-16T11:47:47+10:00May 16th, 2019|

This autumn we have watched as trees have burst into vibrant colours. With this new changing season, we are also welcoming new members to our team who are eager to vibrantly shine hope into the lives of young people we work alongside. As the temperature drops and many leaves [...]

Staff Profile: Yahye Ali

2018-06-26T12:11:36+10:00June 26th, 2018|

Pictured: Yahye Ali - Hand Brake Turn Workshop Coordinator We are proud to welcome Yahye Ali to Concern Australia as our new Workshop Coordinator for Hand Brake Turn – North West. Ali comes with a wealth of automotive experience, having studied automotive engineering in New Zealand, after moving [...]

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