Brotherhood Comment August 2012

29 August 2012

Lead article: The case for a new youth offer — building a better future for our young people.

Other articles include: 

  • From the General Manager
  • Inclusive growth and the challenge of population ageing
  • Addressing joblessness in public housing neighbourhoods: the Centre
    for Work and Learning, Yarra
  • Innovative responses to intractable problems: ILM social enterprises
  • Waba Garrungu (good money): Aboriginal Australians and financial
  • Reflections on the Youth Symposium: a better offer for all young people
  • Caring for carers: easing the stress of a vital role
  • Knowhow in later life: a critical analysis of information designed for older
  •  The growth–inequality–poverty triangle: observations from the International
    Forum on Inclusive Growth
  • Peninsula Youth Connections: putting strong relationships at the centre
  • Information Centre update
  • Research and publications news

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The Brotherhood of St Laurence (BSL) acknowledges and understands its obligations under the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and recognises that all children and young people have the right to be treated with respect and care, and to be safe from all forms of abuse. BSL has a zero tolerance towards child abuse.
Read the official statement signed by the Executive Director.

The Brotherhood recognises the harm that family violence causes and that freedom from violence is a basic human right.
We will support our staff, volunteers, clients and the community if they experience violence.

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The Brotherhood of St Laurence acknowledges and recognises the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we live and work, and we pay our respects to their Elders both past and present.

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