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NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 2 MARCH 2016


RADIO - 22 FEBRUARY 2016

After suicide: a talkback forum (774 Conversation Hour)

MEDIA RELEASE - 18 FEBRUARY 2016


ONLINE ARTICLE - 16 FEBRUARY 2016


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 12 FEBRUARY 2016


ONLINE ARTICLE - 12 FEBRUARY 2016

Research Misused (Herald Sun)

MEDIA RELEASE - 9 FEBRUARY 2016


ONLINE ARTICLE - 8 FEBRUARY 2016

The Green at St Columbs, Hawthorn (Eat and Be Merry Blog)

MEDIA RELEASE -  3 FEBRUARY 2016


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 25 JANUARY 2016


RADIO - 13 JANUARY 2016


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 15 DECEMBER 2015


MEDIA RELEASE - 07 DECEMBER 2015


MEDIA RELEASE - 26 NOVEMBER 2015


MEDIA RELEASE - 24 NOVEMBER 2015


RADIO - 24 OCTOBER 2015


ONLINE ARTICLE - 24 OCTOBER 2015


ONLINE ARTICLE - 18 SEPTEMBER 2015


MEDIA RELEASE - 17 SEPTEMBER 2015

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ONLINE ARTICLE - 16 SEPTEMBER 2015


ONLINE ARTICLE - 13 SEPTEMBER 2015


ONLINE ARTICLE - 10 SEPTEMBER 2015

Are you okay? (Upstart Magazine)


RADIO - 8 SEPTEMBER 2015

NAB, Jesuit Social Services work experience program reaping huge benefits for African community (SBS Radio)

Current African Australian Inclusion Program participant Mike Byusa spoke about his experiences with the program.


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 24 AUGUST 2015

There has been a surge in the number of children being refused bail, and languishing on remand, in Victoria over the past two years. Our CEO Julie Edwards says the problem represents a lack of adequate alternatives.


RADIO - 19 AUGUST 2015

The Flybz share their inspiring story at 2:35:00 mark of clip (ABC Radio)

NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 14 AUGUST 2015


MEDIA RELEASE - 7 JULY 2015

 

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ONLINE ARTICLE - 4 JULY 2015


ONLINE ARTICLE - 29 JUNE 2015

Support for annonymous reports of family violence: submission to royal commission quoting a submission by Jesuit Social Services (The Age)

ONLINE ARTICLE - 22 JUNE 2015


MEDIA RELEASE - 15 JUNE 2015


MEDIA RELEASE - 11 JUNE 2015


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 8 JUNE 2015


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 2 JUNE 2015

Power of food (The Age)

NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 1 JUNE 2015

Dramatic increase in prison for women (The Age)


MEDIA RELEASE - 26 MAY 2015

Growth in indigenous prisoners almost three times that of non-indigenous prisoners: Jesuit Social Services


NEWSPAPER - 19 MAY 2015


MEDIA RELEASE - 13 MAY 2015


RADIO - 12 MAY 2015


NEWSPAPER - 12 MAY 2015


NEWSPAPER - 11 MAY 2015


ONLINE ARTICLE - 07 MAY 2015


MEDIA RELEASE - 05 MAY 2015


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 18 APRIL 2015


ONLINE ARTICLE - 17 APRIL 2015


ONLINE ARTICLE - 16 APRIL 2015


ONLINE ARTICLE - 13 APRIL 2015


MEDIA RELEASE - 13 APRIL 2015


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 3 APRIL 2015


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 30 MARCH 2015

Prevent violence (Herald Sun)

NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 28 MARCH 2015


ONLINE ARTICLE - 27 MARCH 2015


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 26 MARCH 2015


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 24 MARCH 2015

Barns spot on (Mercury)

LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 16 MARCH 2015


MEDIA RELEASE - 6 MARCH 2015

Seventy per cent increase in female prisoners evidence of a failed system

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MEDIA RELEASE - 26 FEBRUARY 2015


ONLINE ARTICLE - 25 FEBRUARY 2015

Prison Spending 'Travesty' NFP (Pro Bono Australia)
In response to Prison spending better spent preventing crime from occuring: Jesuit Social Services (Media Release 24/02/15)


MEDIA RELEASE - 24 FEBRUARY 2015

Prison spending better spent preventing crime from occuring: Jesuit Social Services


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 24 FEBRUARY 2015

Justice system fails Territory (NT News)


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 20 FEBRUARY 2015

In praise of NGOs
In response to Former Minister Robyn Lambley called Territory non-governmental (NT News 10/02/15)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 17 FEBRUARY 2015

Melbourne musicians come together at Wesley Anne for suicide support program (Preston Leader) 


ONLINE ARTICLE - 2 FEBRUARY 2015


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 2 FEBRUARY 2015

Zine hopes to inspire (Melbourne Weekly)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 23 JANUARY 2015


ONLINE ARTICLE - 21 JANUARY 2015

New zine for LGBTIQ youth issues (Melbourne Community Voice)

LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 19 JANUARY 2015


ONLINE ARTICLE - 16 JANUARY 2015

NT government defends transfer of juvenile detainees to former adult jail (Guardian Australia)


ONLINE ARTICLE - 15 JANUARY 2015

Grounds for optimism (We Heart Magazine)


MAGAZINE ARTICLE - 1 JANUARY 2015

Notes from an island (Get Lost Magazine)

NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 17 DECEMBER 2014

Flemington: A life of learning brings hope to Sudan (The Weekly Review, Moonee Valley)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 12 DECEMBER 2014

Home jail on agenda (Herald Sun)

MEDIA RELEASE - 11 DECEMBER 2014


MEDIA RELEASE - 11 DECEMBER 2014


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 11 DECEMBER 2014


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 11 DECEMBER 2014


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 10 DECEMBER 2014

Artful zine project (The Weekly Review, Melbourne Times)


RADIO - 7 DECEMBER 2014


STATEMENT - 4 DECEMBER 2014

New government welcome: Jesuit Social Services


ONLINE ARTICLE - 1 DECEMBER 2014

Too new to review (Time Out Melbourne)


ONLINE ARTICLE - 28 NOVEMBER 2014


ONLINE ARTICLE - 27 NOVEMBER 2014


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 25 NOVEMBER 2014

Program sews up award win (Maroondah Leader)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 25 NOVEMBER 2014

Jail drain on cash (Melbourne Leader)

NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 24 NOVEMBER 2014


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 24 NOVEMBER 2014


TELEVISION - 21 NOVEMBER 2014


MEDIA RELEASE - 21 NOVEMBER 2014


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 9 NOVEMBER 2014


MEDIA RELEASE - 5 NOVEMBER 2014

Dramatic increase in use of prison over community alternatives: Jesuit Social Services


ONLINE ARTICLE - 31 OCTOBER 2014


RADIO - 29 OCTOBER 2014


MEDIA RELEASE - 29 OCTOBER 2014

Enabling Justice Project launch


EDITORIAL - 28 OCTOBER 2014


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 27 OCTOBER 2014

Seeking answers (Moreland Leader)


MEDIA RELEASE - 27 OCTOBER 2014


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 27 OCTOBER 2014


ONLINE ARTICLE - 22 OCTOBER 2014

Health-based arts programs fall through the cracks (ArtsHub)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 20 OCTOBER 2014

Ex-users turn over new leaf (Dandenong Leader)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 17 OCTOBER 2014

Mikey Cahill's guide to the best things to do and see this weekend (includes Evelyn Miburo's exhibition at Little Woods Gallery)  (Herald Sun)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 17 OCTOBER 2014

Burundi refugee Evelyn Miburo weaves meaning into new homeland (The Age)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE -  6 OCTOBER 2014

Know that you are not alone (Melbourne Leader)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 3 OCTOBER 2014 

Sticky carpet (The Age)

NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 26 SEPTEMBER 2014

Sticky Carpet: Rockwiz orchestra play Dr John's Gris-Gris album (The Age)


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 20 SEPTEMBER 2014

Fixed sentence blow (Herald Sun)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 15 SEPTEMBER 2014

Early offers for 1000 VCE students (The Age)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 11 SEPTEMBER 2014

Garden sows seeds for women (Mornington Peninsula Leader)


World Suicide Prevention Day

10 SEPTEMBER 2014

World Suicide Prevention Day: Geelong Mayor shares story of losing close friend (ABC online)

How I recovered from my husband's suicide (Daily Life online)

Suicide taboos and healing memories (Eureka Street online)

NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 9 SEPTEMBER 2014

Riding on the cycle of support (Heidelberg Leader)

Hope through suicide's silences on World Suicide Prevention Day (Geelong Advertiser) 

A father's mission to end a taboo (The Weekly Eastern Review)


RADIO - 3 SEPTEMBER 2014

Jesuit Social Services' Kate Colvin discusses the impact of abolishing suspended sentences (SBS World News Radio)


RADIO - 1 SEPTEMBER 2014

CEO Julie Edwards on Jon Faine about mental health in Victoria (ABC Radio)


MEDIA RELEASE - 1 SEPTEMBER 2014

Abolition of suspended sentences

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One size does not fit all (Geelong Advertiser)

Suspended prison sentences now banned in all Victorian courts (Guardian Australia)

Suspended jail terms on way out in Vic (Yahoo7!)

Suspended jail terms on way out in Vic (The West Australian)

Suspended Jail Sentences Are No Longer A Thing In Victoria (Pedestrian TV) 


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 30 AUGUST 2014

Prison doesn't work (Herald Sun)


ONLINE ARTICLE - 28 AUGUST 2014 

Taking a New Approach to Engaging Disadvantaged Job Seekers (Pro Bono Australia)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 27 AUGUST 2014

National groups join to fight cuts (The Australian)


RADIO - 26 AUGUST 2014

Craig Lovett talks to Triple M Hot Breakfast radio show about The Great Australians Gala Dinner (Triple M)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 26 AUGUST 2014

Youth unemployment in Victoria hits 15-year high (The Age)

Nick, participant of Jesuit Social Services' Ignite program, talks about youth unemployment and the challenges facing young jobseekers.


MEDIA RELEASE - 20 AUGUST 2014

100 days out from the Victorian election, Jesuit Social Services has called for both major political parties to forgo costly and misguided law and order policies.

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EDITORIAL - 19 AUGUST 2014

How To Get From Welfare To Work Without Punishing The Poor (New Matilda)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 12 AUGUST 2014

Mental health job cuts in state government restructure (The Age)


WEBSITE ARTICLE - 12 AUGUST


MEDIA RELEASE - 11 AUGUST 2014

International Youth Day 2014: Prison no place for primary school aged children

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Jesuit Social Services calls for the age of criminal responsibility to be increased to 12 (SBS World News - radio)

Children 'too young to be locked in prison system' (The Australian)


MEDIA RELEASE - 8 AUGUST 2014


STATEMENT - 8 AUGUST 2014

Diversionary opportunities for young people welcome: Jesuit Social Services

Jesuit Social Services welcomes proposed amendments to the Children, Youth and Families Act 2005 which will include expanded access to group conferencing.


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 6 AUGUST 2014 

Calls for more support for children affected by suicide (The Age)

Article about Jesuit Social Services' Support After Suicide program, featuring interviews with manager Louise Flynn and program participant Eleanor.


MEDIA RELEASE - 5 AUGUST 2014

Intervention needed to prevent homelessness among people leaving prison


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 5 AUGUST 2014 

Vulnerable Melburnians at risk of falling through the gap (Melbourne Leader)

Organisations including Jesuit Social Services call on the State Government to reinstate mental health funding to continue to support some of the most vulnerable members of society.


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 2 AUGUST 2014

Life as a crystal meth addict quoting our submission to the Victorian Parliament's 'Inquiry into the supply and use of methamphetamines, particularly 'ice', in Victoria.' (The Saturday Paper)


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 2 AUGUST 2014

Child asylum seekers (The Australian)


TELEVISION - 1 AUGUST 2014

Funding shake up threatens homeless services (ABC, 7:30  Victoria)

Artful Dodgers Studios participant Sam shares her story, as a State Government funding shake up threatens two of Jesuit Social Services' long running programs.


RADIO - 1 AUGUST 2014

Community mental health services worried by Vic funding cuts (ABC Radio)

Jesuit Social Services CEO Julie Edwards and Connexions participant Marisa discuss State Government funding cuts.


TELEVISION - 28 JULY 2014 

The Federal Government's overhaul of the work for the dole system (Channel 10, The Project)

Jesuit Social Services CEO Julie Edwards responds to the Federal Government's overhaul of the work for the dole system and the impact it will have on other community services.


RADIO - 23 JULY 2014

African Australian Inclusion Program graduate Flora Magai speaks to SBS Swahili (SBS Radio)

Flora Magai, a graduate of Jesuit Social Services and NAB's African Australian Inclusion Program, discusses her experience with the program.


TELEVISION - 21 JULY 2014

Fablice and G-Storm from The Flybz share their inspiring story (ABC3, MY:24) 

The Flybz's Fablice and G-Storm share their inspiring story with ABC3's MY:24 documentary series.


EDITORIAL - 21 JULY 2014

To prevent reoffending, how about giving former prisoners support? (Guardian Australia)

Jesuit Social Services CEO Julie Edwards' editorial about the need to provide effective support services to people leaving prison, to reduce reoffending rates and create safer communities.


 

NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 21 JULY 2014

Uni role a 'saviour' (Melbourne Leader)

Zac Shapiro discusses his involvement with Jesuit Social Services' Workplace Inclusion Program, which has helped him find employment at Newman College.


RADIO - 15 JULY 2014

NAB recruits African professionals (SBS Radio)

Representatives of Jesuit Social Services and NAB's African Australian Inclusion Program discuss the importance of breaking down barriers to employment for skilled African Australians.

ONLINE ARTICLE - 15 JULY 2014

Rising Homelessness Needs Urgent Funding (Pro Bono News)

Significant increase in the number of people sleeping rough, as services including Jesuit Social Services lose funding to deliver mental health services.


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 11 JULY 2014

So much for a fair go (Herald Sun)

Jesuit Social Services CEO Julie Edwards' letter to the editor about ongoing attempts to hand asylum seekers to Sri Lankan authorities.


EDITORIAL - 10 JULY 2014

Funding Reforms Hit Most Vulnerable (Pro Bono News)

Jesuit Social Services CEO Julie Edwards' editorial about why State Government funding reforms will impact the most vulnerable members of our society. 


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 10 JULY 2014

Asylum seekers (The Australian) 

Jesuit Social Services CEO Julie Edwards' letter to the editor about ongoing attempts to hand asylum seekers to Sri Lankan authorities.


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 9 JULY 2014

Mental health: Richmond service offers help for those silenced by stigma (The Weekly Review, Melbourne Times)

Jesuit Social Services' Support After Suicide program celebrates its 10th year of assisting people bereaved by suicide, featuring interviews with manager Louise Flynn and participant Alex. 


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 2 JULY 2014

Overrepresentation of people with acquired brain injuries in prison system
In response to Fixing the trouble inside (The Age 30/06/14)


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 30 JUNE 2014

'Gambling with lives' - regarding risk threshold for asylum seekers (The Age)

Jesuit Social Services CEO Julie Edwards' letter to the editor about new risk thresholds placed on people seeking asylum in Australia. 


MEDIA RELEASE - 27 JUNE 2014

15 per cent reduction in reoffending rate could reduce prison costs by up to $23.4 million: Jesuit Social Services

Read the report: Strengthening prisoner transition to create a safer Victoria

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Cost of state prison expansion held under lock and key (Sydney Morning Herald)

Jesuit Social Services' report on reducing reoffending rates referenced in a piece about the cost of Victoria's prison expansion.

The cost of "tough on crime" (7:30 Victoria, ABC TV) 

Jesuit Social Services CEO Julie Edwards outlines our report on how a 15 per cent reduction in reoffending rates can reduce the state's prison costs by up to $23 million. 


RADIO - 25 JUNE 2014

African work experience program celebrates milestone (SBS World News)

African Australian Inclusion Program graduate Bedi Othow shares her story as the program celebrates a milestone.


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 17 JUNE 2014

Noble Park rap duo Fablice and G-Storm share past through music as Refugee Week ambassadors (Dandenong Leader)
(Fablice and G-Storm are participants at our Artful Dodgers Studios)


EDITORIAL - 17 JUNE 2014

Most Vulnerable At Risk of Being Left Behind (Pro Bono News)


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 16 JUNE 2014

Asylum seekers
In response to Asylum seeker babies secretly moved to Christmas Island (Sydney Morning Herald 15/06/14)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 14 JUNE 2014 

Fix the Garden program nourishes offenders and the needy (The Age)


MEDIA RELEASE - 12 JUNE 2014

Victoria's rapidly expanding prison population grows by more than 1,000 in two years


RADIO - 10 JUNE 2014

Changes to state government funding for mental health services (RRR Radio)


MEDIA RELEASE - 04 JUNE 2014


TELEVISION / RADIO / ONLINE - 29 MAY 2014

Mentoring program helping African prisoners in Australia (SBS)


MEDIA RELEASE - 29 MAY 2014


NEWSPAPER - 27 MAY 2014

Kids in the kitchen - features G-Storm, member of The Flybz, Artful Dodgers Studios participants (Epicure, The Age)


MEDIA RELEASE - 26 MAY 2014

National Sorry Day: indigenous imprisonment rates demand immediate action

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Steep rise in number of Aborigines in jail (The Australian)

Roundup: Racial rage marches into Australian parliament (Global Post)

Rising Indigenous incarceration rates coincides with tight budget (Triple J)

CEO Julie Edwards speaks about imprisonment rates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people - go to 9:50 mark (NITV News)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 23 MAY 2014


EDITORIAL - 21 MAY 2014


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 20 MAY 2014


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 18 MAY 2014

St Brendan's school: Hair today, acceptance tomorrow (The Weekly Review, Moonee Valley)


MEDIA RELEASE - 14 MAY 2014

Federal Budget 2014: A vision for an unjust society that abandons its most vulnerable


RADIO - 14 MAY 2014

Louise Flynn, Manager of Support After Suicide on RRR radio (RRR Radio)


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 10 MAY 2014

In response to 'Debate needed on whether bigger jails will reduce crime' (Ballarat Courier 07/05/14)

MEDIA RELEASE - 09 MAY 2014

Youth unemployment rises and yet no action in Victorian state budget


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 06 MAY 2014


MEDIA RELEASE - 05 MAY 2014

$454.3 million prison spend blow out a result of flawed approach to building a safe community

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Vic jail beds won't cut crime: legal group (Yahoo! 7 News)
More prison beds to cost $447m (The Australian)
Vic jail beds won't cut crime: legal group (Ninemsn)
NFP's mixed reaction to Vic Budget (Pro Bono Australia)


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 01 MAY 2014

View the National Commission of Audit here and a summary here (The Age)

MEDIA RELEASE - 29 APRIL 2014

Time to stop young people missing out on youth justice diversion

Youth diversion fact sheet

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 15 APRIL 2014

Policies cause harm (Sydney Morning Herald)

NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 13 APRIL 2014

Brunswick East's Alisha Watts to graduate from Rovers Network, Jesuit Social Services' animal industry course (Moreland Leader)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 11 APRIL 2014

From Monica with love (MX Newspaper)

LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 07 APRIL 2014

In response to 'Judges hit out over sentencing revamp' (Herald Sun 07/04/14)

LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 01 APRIL 2014


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 01 APRIL 2014

Social housing
Published in the Ballarat Courier (03 April 2014)
Published in the Bendigo Advertiser (04 April 2014)


TELEVISION - 01 APRIL 2014

Family members need help to talk after suicide, support service says (ABC News TV)

RADIO - 01 APRIL 2014

Accessing support after suicide (SYN FM)



NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 30 MARCH 2014

Kevin Andrews extends homeless funding after crisis warning (The Australian)


MEDIA RELEASE - 26 MARCH 2014


MEDIA RELEASE - 25 MARCH 2014


RADIO - 24 MARCH 2014


MEDIA RELEASE - 13 MARCH 2014

MEDIA RELEASE - 25 FEBRUARY 2014

Sentencing reforms to increase the cost of Victoria's criminal justice system


MEDIA RELEASE - 13 FEBRUARY 2014

Apology Anniversary: Great challenges remain but some signs of progress among Aboriginal communities


MEDIA RELEASE - 03 FEBRUARY 2014


MEDIA RELEASE - 29 JANUARY 2014

New data reveals true extent of the crisis in Victoria's criminal justice system

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Spending on Victorian jails hits record high (The Age)
Also published in The Courier, The Standard, The Wimmera Mail-Times, The Canberra Times

Government spending on prison increases $108m as number of inmates climb (ABC News)


MEDIA RELEASE - 17 JANUARY 2014


MEDIA RELEASE - 13 DECEMBER 2013

Juvenile justice system failing children detained in adult prison


MEDIA RELEASE - 11 DECEMBER 2013

MEDIA RELEASE - 05 DECEMBER 2013

MEDIA RELEASE - 22 OCTOBER 2013

NEWSPAPER - 25 SEPTEMBER 2013

TELEVISION - 19 SEPTEMBER 2013

RADIO - 17 SEPTEMBER 2013

MEDIA RELEASE - 18 SEPTEMBER 2013

MEDIA RELEASE - 17 SEPTEMBER 2013

ONLINE ARTICLE - 17 SEPTEMBER 2013


MEDIA ALERT - 06 SEPTEMBER 2013


MEDIA RELEASE - 02 SEPTEMBER 2013

MEDIA RELEASE - 30 AUGUST 2013

Adequately resourced parole reforms will promote community safety


MEDIA RELEASE - 26 JULY 2013

RADIO - 02 JULY 2013

Refugee advocate: Indonesian solution required - Frank Brennan SJ AO (Radio National)


ONLINE ARTICLE - 27 JUNE 2013


NEWSPAPER - 20 JUNE 2013


MEDIA RELEASE - 14 JUNE 2013


RELATED MEDIA


Remand Report

MEDIA RELEASE - 26 FEBRUARY 2013

New research urges rethink to children in remand
(Launch of our latest research, Thinking Outside: Alternatives to remand for children) 


RELATED MEDIA


Interview with Catherine Neville (SYN FM)

Interview with Julie Ewards (MyMelbourne with Glenn Ridge, Mornings on MyMp)

Keep kids out of jail (Province Express)

Early bid to divert kids from crime (The Australian)

Judge backs raising the age of criminal responsibility to 12 (The Australian)

Victoria's youth justice system (AAP newswire)

Call for state to raise criminal age limit (Border Mail)

Call to lift criminal age to 12 New report 'compelling' (Ballarat Courier)

Youth justice reform urged (Bendigo Advertiser)

Compassion urged on youth crime (Launceston Examiner)

Julie Edward's Interview (ABC Regional)
Julie Edward's Interview (3AW Drive) 
Julie Eward's Interview (2SER mornings)
Julie Edward's Interview (ABC 774 Drive)
 

Children remanded because of a lack of services (ABC 7pm news)

Call to boost Vic age prosecution (NINEMSN Channel Nine news)

Custody elevates troubles for kids (The Australian)


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 25 FEBRUARY 2013

In the driving seat (Dandenong Leader) 

ONLINE ARTICLE - 20 FEBRUARY 2013

ONLINE ARTICLE - 20 FEBRUARY 2013

ONLINE ARTICLE - 12 FEBRUARY 2013 

Art finds a way at Artful Dodgers (Arts Hub Australia)

ONLINE ARTICLE - 12 FEBRUARY 2013

ONLINE ARTICLE - 06 FEBRUARY 2013

MEDIA RELEASE - 05 FEBRUARY 2013

NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 29 JANUARY 2013

No need to treat youths as criminals   (The Centralian Advocate)

LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 23 JANUARY 2013

MEDIA RELEASE - 22 JANUARY 2013

LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 18 JANUARY 2013

LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 16 JANUARY 2013

ONLINE ARTICLE - 14 JANUARY 2012

ONLINE ARTICLE - 14 DECEMBER 2012

NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 10 DECEMBER 2012

MEDIA RELEASE - 05 DECEMBER 2012

MEDIA RELEASE - 27 NOVEMBER 2012

NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 25 NOVEMBER 2012


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 23 NOVEMBER 2012

Changes to asylum seeker policy will have a high human cost  (The Age) (The Australian)


MEDIA RELEASE - 22 NOVEMBER 2012

LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 21 NOVEMBER 2012

NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 13 NOVEMBER 2012

Out of Africa - Moonee Valley Weekly

NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 25 OCTOBER 2012

MEDIA RELEASE - 08 OCTOBER 2012

MEDIA RELEASE - 13 SEPTEMBER 2012


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 12 SEPTEMBER 2012

Master, apprentice share new vision - Maribyrning Weekly
(Artful Dodgers Studios exhibition, Habitat, as part of Rudder program)

MEDIA RELEASE - 04 SEPTEMBER 2012

NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 29 AUGUST 2012

Little Woods branches out - Northcote Leader
(Artful Dodgers Studios gallery)


MEDIA RELEASE - 29 AUGUST 2012


OPINION PIECE - 15 AUGUST 2012


MEDIA RELEASE - 10 AUGUST 2012

Victoria the best when it comes to keeping kids out of jail
New research has made it clear that Victoria's youth justice system, with its focus on diversion, is effective at keeping young people out of prison.

Action needed to keep young people out of jail
Research released today emphasises the need for reform to bail services in New South Wales so that young people are not unnessesarily imprisoned.


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 9 AUGUST 2012

We need a reliable energy supply, but also one that is affordable in the first place


MEDIA RELEASE - 7 AUGUST 2012

MEDIA RELEASE - 20 JULY 2012


NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - 20 JULY 2012

Article about staff member, Jesse Hooper, working att he Artful Dodgers Studios

MEDIA RELEASE - 11 JULY 2012


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 5 JULY 2012

Closure of NSW Youth Drug and Alcohol Court a retrograde step


LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 29 JUNE 2012

Leaders take note - we have had enough (Letter in response to asylum seeker debate)


MEDIA RELEASE -15 JUNE 2012

ONLINE ARTICLE - 16 MAY 2012

ONLINE ARTICLE - 13 MAY 2012

MEDIA RELEASE 07 MAY 2012

MEDIA RELEASE 04 MAY 2012

New report reveals money not the best predictor of happiness


MEDIA RELEASE 02 MAY 2012


MEDIA RELEASE 27 APRIL 2012

MEDIA RELEASE 26 APRIL 2012

MEDIA RELEASE 24 APRIL 2012


MEDIA RELEASE 19 APRIL 2012


LETTER TO THE EDITOR 12 APRIL 2012

 

MEDIA RELEASE 12 APRIL 2012

LETTER TO THE EDITOR 06 MARCH 2012

The Herald Sun - 'More kids turning violent' response


MEDIA RELEASE 01 MARCH 2012

 

MEDIA RELEASE 17 FEBRUARY 2012


MEDIA RELEASE 17 FEBRUARY 2012

LETTER TO THE EDITOR 17 FEBRUARY 2012

LETTER TO THE EDITOR 17 FEBRARY 2012


MEDIA RELEASE 12 FEBRUARY 2012


MEDIA RELEASE 9 FEBRUARY 2012

Mixed blessings for young offenders in the Northern Territory


 MEDIA RELEASE 9 FEBRUARY 2012

Victoria's lead role in active diversion of young offenders at risk.


MEDIA ALERT 19 JANUARY 2012

ONLINE ARTICLE - 29 DECEMBER 2011

The Age Online - Mother pleads for son's transfer closer to home

ONLINE ARTICLE - 19 DECEMBER 2011

The Australian - Creative brush with a mentor

MEDIA RELEASE - 12 DECEMBER 2011


MEDIA RELEASE - 5 DECEMBER 2011

Sentencing survey results must not inform government policy

ONLINE ARTICLE - 5 DECEMBER 2011

Yahoo7 - Sentencing survey to help shape government policy

ONLINE ARTICLE - 1 DECEMBER 2011

Herald Sun - Young crims get second chance

TELEVISION - CHANNEL 10 - 1 DECEMBER 2011


ONLINE ARTICLE - 1 DECEMBER 2011

ABC Online -Young offenders face up to crime impact 

 
MEDIA RELEASE - 4 NOVEMBER 2011


 

MEDIA RELEASE - 22 OCTOBER 2011

 
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MEDIA RELEASE - 07 SEPTEMBER 2011

 


 
SUBMISSION - 05 SEPTEMBER 2011

 


MEDIA RELEASE - 02 SEPTEMBER 2011



MEDIA RELEASE - 02 SEPTEMBER 2011


 
MEDIA RELEASE - 01 SEPTEMBER 2011



MEDIA RELEASE - 15 AUGUST 2011



RADIO PODCAST - 11 August 2011

SBS Radio News podcast: Julie Edwards, CEO, on SBS Radio News speaking about riots in London
 

ONLINE ARTICLE - 10 August 2011

The Age online: Article - Lock 'em up approach won't work: Jesuits

MEDIA RELEASE - 10 AUGUST 2011

London riots a lesson about the value of funding early intervention programs


MEDIA RELEASE - 11 JULY 2011



MEDIA RELEASE - 08 JULY 2011



MEDIA RELEASE - 06 JULY 2011



MEDIA RELEASE - 30 JUNE 2011



MEDIA RELEASE - 23 JUNE 2011

Building more prisons not the answer to reducing crime rates



LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 20 JUNE 2011

Judges, not politicians, should be setting sentences


 

MEDIA RELEASE - 6 OCTOBER 2010 

Ombudsman's report in to Melbourne Youth Justice Precinct highlights need for better remand options



LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 12 AUGUST 2010

Jail not the best way to rehabilitate young



LETTER TO THE EDITOR - 30 JUNE 2010


 
OPINION PIECE - 7 APRIL 2010



 

 See Jesuit Social Services in the media from Jan-March 2013.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Burundi refugee Evelyn Miburo weaves meaning into new homeland