The African Women’s group meets at the Neighbourhood Justice Centre’s meeting room in Collingwood. The group meets every second Wednesday of the month. The aim of the group is to bring together the African women of the surrounding area and increase their knowledge and information about services that they can access in the City of Yarra, to assist them with their settlement in Inner Melbourne.
Objectives of the Group
- To provide information sessions on topics related to Australian law, finances, education and health
- To empower women to be independent and able to use the services in the City of Yarra
- To promote their self reliance in Inner Melbourne
- To provide an opportunity for women to develop friendships and share ideas.