Funds for Homework Help, and Citizenship Studies

FUNDING ANNOUNCEMENTS We are delighted to announce that we were successful in the recent ClubsGRANTS funding round. We have received support from the Collegians Rugby League Club for our Homework Help Project. Homework Help for Primary School students now runs on Wednesday afternoon at  Saint Mary Star of the Sea...

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Ways that you can help refugees

Many people are asking, “What can we do to help refugees overseas who are fleeing the current crisis in Syria, and crises in other countries? How can we help them to find shelter, support, and safety?” SCARF suggests a good place to start is by donating to trusted organisations with...

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L2P driving program front page news

SCARF’s popular and successful L2P driving program made the front page of the Illawarra Mercury on 15th July 2015. 65 women and men from refugee backgrounds have learned NSW road rules and got their licence with the help of skilled SCARF volunteer mentors. To get help learning to drive, or...

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SCARF turns 10 this year

SCARF began in 2005, and we have grown and thrived along with our refugee families. We are proud of the unique wrap-around, tailored and open-ended support we provide for our refugee community members. Stay posted  – we are planning exciting events to celebrate our 10 year anniversary!...

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Shine Girl Camp

11 young girls aged 11-13 and 3 facilitators recently enjoyed a fabulous 3 day camp at the Tallong Campus of Santa Sabina College. From all reports it was great fun as well as being an excellent personal development exercise. BIG Thanks to the Rotary Club of South Wollongong who sponsored...

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SCARF Catering’s latest news

Ethiopian Cuisine market stall

Kiama Farmer’s Markets We love our community markets because it is a time and place where we can share our culture and experiences through food with the broader community. Providing opportunities for people within the greater community to socialise and learn from each other. Want to get your hands on...

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Surf’s up for SCARF youth

SCARF Youth surfing at North Wollongong Beach

SCARF Youth enjoyed three days of summer surfing fun at North Wollongong Beach as part of our activities for the January school holidays. Paleh from SCARF Youth shares the summer surf report: This program was really appropriate for us because I was really scared of the waves before, but after...

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