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Meet the Team – Freya

Name: Freya McFadzean-Lodge Position: Student on placement What does ‘Every Person Counts, Every System Fair’ mean to you? That SECL recognises the intrinsic dignity in all people, and strives to ensure that all people receive the services and support that they are entitled to, and deserving of. What are three words you would use to […]

Statement on the passing of Merle Mitchell AM

We are profoundly saddened by the loss of our cherished patron, Merle Mitchell AM. As a lifelong advocate for equality, community and diversity, Merle was well-known by many people in our local community and far beyond for her grace, courage and tireless advocacy. She was a voice for thousands of people whose voices were unheard. […]

Gambling Prevention Awareness

South East Community Links and Connect Health and Community with support from the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation established a project with the Vietnamese, Afghan & Burmese communities in the City of Greater Dandenong, to raise awareness of gambling related harm.  Members from the Afghan and Burmese community proudly developed these great resources to support their […]

Economic Inclusion Mentorship Program

  Do you have an interest to assist migrant women from culturally diverse backgrounds to achieve their individual employment and education goals? Are you a professional or recently retired? South East Community Links is looking for Volunteer Mentors to assist Mentees with Job seeking Resume writing Interview training Course search Connecting with relevant education/training or […]

Social Housing opportunity at Osborne Avenue

South East Community Links (SECL) has asked the City of Greater Dandenong to review development opportunities at Osborne Avenue since 2014. We have talked to the council about the extensive work SECL has done to assist in creating not only a functional space but to elevate the project to national prominence for its innovation and […]