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Refugee bakes the recipe for happiness with TAFE NSW

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16 December 2019 - 11:26 AM

Baking bread has taken on a new meaning for Rania Shahoud, who once feared for her life walking to the shops to buy bread to feed her family in war torn Syria.

TAFE NSW lights the path for Jantana on her integration journey

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04 December 2019 - 4:34 PM

A migrant who landed in Narrandera for love seven years ago has credited TAFE NSW with helping her integrate into Australian life and gain the skills to secure a job in the booming aged care industry.

How TAFE NSW helped new Aussie land two jobs in a year

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27 November 2019 - 1:29 PM

A THAI woman who arrived in Cootamundra 12 months ago and spoke barely a word of English has praised TAFE NSW for helping her build her language, and confidence, to the point where she now has two jobs.

TAFE NSW helps Refugee rebuild her life

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20 November 2019 - 9:37 AM

When Atefeh Hekmat sought refuge in Australia because of growing conflict in Iran, she used art as a therapy to adjust to her new life and now wants to help others heal the same way she did.

HOPE FLOATS: How TAFE NSW helped Belle-Angele forge a new life in Finley

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12 November 2019 - 10:54 AM

A family that fled war-ravaged East Africa for the relative serenity of a small town in the Riverina has credited TAFE NSW with giving them the skills to integrate more seamlessly into the Finley community.

TAFE NSW helping migrants live their best life

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07 November 2019 - 11:16 AM

New residents who have migrated to the Central West and Blue Mountains regions from Cambodia, India and China are accessing a unique program to learn English, find employment and adapt to their...

TAFE NSW helps migrants adapt to new and improved lifestyles in Cowra

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06 November 2019 - 1:40 PM

Eight new Cowra residents who have migrated to the Central West from Congo are accessing a unique program at TAFE NSW to learn English, find employment and adapt to their new lifestyles.

Taree taste buds invigorated by TAFE NSW students

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29 October 2019 - 3:15 PM

TAFE NSW Taree staff and students have been treated to culinary treats from many countries and cultures at a recent market stall held by Adult English Migrant Program (AMEP) students.

Cooking and conversation at TAFE NSW Loftus

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24 September 2019 - 10:14 AM

New residents who have migrated to the St George and Sutherland Shire area are accessing a unique program to learn English, find employment and adapt to their new lifestyle.

Media Centre Contacts

Contacts

Corporate Issues
Jon Childs
Jon.childs@tafensw.edu.au
0458 750 753

Sydney Metropolitan
Alice Dalley
Alice.dalley1@tafensw.edu.au
0402 528 210

Western Sydney
Emma Cawley
Emma.Cawley1@tafensw.edu.au
0412 478 415
Jessica Cortis
Jessica.Cortis1@tafensw.edu.au
0456 170 211

Western NSW and New England North West
Luke Schuyler
Luke.Schuyler@tafensw.edu.au
0439 536 563
Emma Curtis
Emma.Curtis15@tafensw.edu.au
0427 901 515

Southern NSW, Riverina and Illawarra
Daniel Johns
Daniel.Johns9@tafensw.edu.au
0477 722 428
Adam Wright
Adam.Wright57@tafensw.edu.au
0466 375 552

North Coast, Mid North Coast, Hunter and Central Coast
Sarah Lievore
Sarah.Lievore1@tafensw.edu.au
0403 513 963
Janelle Kelly
Janelle.Kelly4@tafensw.edu.au
0417 439 392

TAFE Digital
Bonny Gunn
Bonny.Gunn@tafensw.edu.au
0417 134 048