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Working to help refugees rebuild their lives

World Refugee Day (20 June) is an important time to reflect on the contribution refugees make to Australian society.

For many refugees, a new start is made possible by the hard work of dedicated Department of Human Services staff who provide immediate and ongoing links to services.

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Giuseppe celebrates Harmony Day at Human Services

Harmony Day (Wednesday 21 March) has special significance for the Department of Human Services’ staff with almost one in four from a culturally and linguistically diverse background.

Giuseppe Ardica is one of many staff who uses his language and cultural skills to make sure everyone can access government services and support regardless of their background.

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The ‘Sound of Hope’ for Chinese communities

As a Multicultural Service Officer at the Department of Human Services, Di Hong Lam connects with culturally and linguistically diverse communities to update them on the latest changes to policies, payments and services.
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