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SydWest Multicultural Services: Celebrating 30 years in Western Sydney

In 1985, the Blacktown Migrant Resource Centre was established to help new arrivals to the Blacktown area. Back then, a handful of staff in a small office in Blacktown offered practical assistance and services to migrants, humanitarian entrants and refugees who were settling into Australia, in particular to those people in critical need.

Meet Jeyapalan, who came to Australia five years ago from Sri Lanka

Learn how SydWest has helped one refugee family from Sri Lanka.

Media Release: SydWest Celebrates 30 Years

Wednesday, 18 November 2015 00:00

On  Tuesday  17  November,  SydWest  Multicultural  Services  celebrated  30  years  in  western  Sydney, with VIPS, including politicians, community leaders, the SydWest Board, staff and clients taking part in the birthday celebrations.

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Bowling over mental health stigma

Thursday, 17 September 2015 00:00

The Blacktown community is invited to take off their shoes and unite to bowl over mental health stigma at a FREE community event at Blacktown City Bowling Club on Friday 2 October.

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Media Release: SydWest staff recognised in Pride of Australia Awards

Friday, 11 September 2015 00:00

SydWest Multicultural Services’ generalist Caseworker, Abulla Agwa, was awarded the 2015 Pride of Australia Fair Go Medal at an award ceremony last night, for his invaluable contribution to the community and his tireless work with refugees.

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Blacktown celebrates Refugee Week

Thursday, 18 June 2015 00:00

On Thursday 19 June, the Blacktown community will come together to celebrate the resilience and  contribution  of  refugees who have made Australia their home.

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Blacktown celebrates Harmony Day

Wednesday, 11 March 2015 00:00

(10am to 1.00pm Wednesday 25 March, Bowman Hall Blacktown)
On Wednesday 25 March, Blacktown’s rich cultural diversity will be on show as the community unites to celebrate Harmony Day.

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Blacktown standing together

Thursday, 19 February 2015 00:00

(10am to 12.30pm Tuesday 24 February, Village Green Blacktown)
On Tuesday 24 February, Northern Settlement Services (NSS) will host a ‘day of action’ simultaneously with other Migrant Resource Centres and Multicultural Services across NSW.

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SydWest Multicultural Services Early 2015 Diary Dates

Thursday, 15 January 2015 00:00

2015 will see SydWest Multicultural Services holding a number of major events designed to celebrate the many multicultural individuals and groups within the communities and to showcase their efforts, talents and stories.

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