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An outstanding PhD candidate is sought to join an Australian Research Council social science research project on ‘automating the smart home’ based at RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia. The successful candidate will work alongside Dr Yolande Strengers in the Beyond Behaviour Change Research Program, based in the Centre for Urban Research and the School of Global Urban and Social Studies.
The Australian Council of Social Service has welcomed the announcement today by the Attorney-General George Brandis to restore cuts to vital community legal services.
We, the undersigned, are writing to implore the Australian Government to take urgent action to ensure continuity of services and programs for Australians who live with mental illness, and those who care for them.
The Queensland Accessing Interpreters Working Group is seeking information about the language support needs of migrant, refugee and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and women with a disability living in rural and regional areas of the state.

Events

Renewal of Youth Services... | VARIOUS LOCATIONS | 25 Feb
The workshop will provide a chance to explore new ways of working with and for young people in your region. The focus will be on: - Engaging with young people to appreciate their experiences and insights in their community and with local services, - Collaborating with government and sector colleagues to identify new opportunities to work together, and - Innovating to design services that respond to the specific needs of young people in your region

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