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Shamiran Merkhaal arrived in Australia as a refugee with only a few words of English. A decade later, she teaches low socio-economic youth in Melbourne’s western suburbs.
Outback paramedic and nurse
Four years ago, paramedic and nurse Caitlin ‘Caity’ Little left her job at Ambulance Victoria to pursue her dream of working with Aboriginal communities in Alice Springs. Life in the Territory did not disappoint, and Caity believes working for St John Ambulance NT in the outback is an experience like nowhere else.
GMO, Orange Sky Laundry
Orange Sky is the world’s first free mobile laundry service for the homeless. Australian Catholic University graduate David Tubb helped them grow.
Acknowledgement of Country
We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the lands on which we live and work, and we pay respects to Elders both past and present.
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