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How Dress For Success Hobart helped Melissa with her job search
After months with no luck finding work Melissa was feeling defeated. Here’s how Dress For Success Hobart’s outreach program, aimed at women experiencing disadvantage in remote parts of Tasmania, helped boost her confidence and motivation.
Harry and Quinn start their careers at Hotel Etico
Hotel Etico’s on-the-job hospitality training program is helping people with intellectual disability plan a career and become independent. Quinn and Harry, two young people who were part of the hotel’s first intake of six trainees, share their stories.
Escaping modern slavery: the journey to independence
As survivors of modern slavery regain confidence and trust in the world around them, they take steps to rebuild their lives and create a more positive future. From learning English and making friends to finding a job and their own home, every journey is unique.
Taking the RuffTRACK: young people make connections in the outback
From Sydney to Gunnedah, Goondiwindi, Toowoomba, Moonie and Moree – RuffTRACK’s recent trip through regional NSW and Queensland helped at-risk teenagers make meaningful changes through physical activity and new experiences.
How Sarah found training, a job, and a new life
Despite living with autism, Sarah was desperate to work and be independent, but experienced dozens and dozens of rejections. She had almost given up hope when she learnt about Jigsaw – now there’s nothing stopping this young career woman!
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