Paving the way to career success

To mark National Volunteer Week 2020,  I interviewed (via Zoom) our Employment Support Programme Mentor, Valerie. Covid-19 has put an added complication to newly arrived migrants looking for work or changing jobs and Valerie and the Sydney MCS team have recently reformatted the programme to a digital one under the current circumstances. Your backgroundValerie is a retired HR Director…

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Tele-social support during COVID-19

“At the end of the conversations, they were passing on messages of hope and encouragement…” Lucy, Social Support Groups Coordinator The Department of Health suspended Social Support Groups in mid March to avoid the spread of COVID-19. As an organisation we now faced a fresh set of challenges; how to continue our services without physical interaction, reduce social isolation…

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