• Work Readiness Program Pilot

    Students role play serving a non-English speaking customer

    All our students struggle to survive on limited welfare payments. Almost all want paid employment, not only to support their families, but to provide independence and to boost their self-esteem. Obtaining a first job is difficult for Australian born women. It is particularly difficult when you are a new arrival. On completing one of our […]

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    Developing Numeracy Life Skills

    RNLC Student Cafe excursion - practicing ordering & managing money

    As part of our Numeracy Life skills class, our refugee and asylum seeker students enjoyed an excursion to a local cafe. The excursion provided students with practice in ordering items off a menu and managing their money – an important every day life skill that many of us would take for granted!  It was a […]

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    Learning to Drive

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    Ayan was so proud to pass her learners test! Ayan scored an incredible 81% on the test in English. Congratulations Ayan! 13 RNLC Students gained their Learners Driving Permit in 2015 and then received driving lessons thanks to a grant from Transurban. These students are so proud to succeed in developing their life skills and […]

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