Shining a Light on the North Workshop Report

Participants at our workshop for people who live and work in Elizabeth discussed key local issues ranging from housing to cultural awareness. It is the State Government’s responsibility to take action on the following solutions arising from this workshop:

Housing: More appropriate crisis accommodation for children and families, and an increase in affordable and social housing

Cultural awareness: Deliver cultural education programs

Employment: Tackle generational unemployment and advocate to Federal Government the need for a job guarantee pilot

Services: Investment in domestic violence prevention and an increase in funding for culturally appropriate domestic violence services