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Latest News & Events

South African Deputy Minister Visits ADEC


ADEC was very proud to welcome a visit today from the South African Deputy Minister of Social Development, the Hon. Hendrietta Bogopane-Zulu MP.

The Deputy Minister is currently visiting Melbourne in order to participate in the recent AIDS Conference and to embark on a study tour.


ArtAbility Update

pandasmWe are now coming to the end of our current workshops. The workshops ran over 8 weeks, were funded by Carer’s Victoria and supported by ADEC to create for the first time inclusion for carers and families in the West.  In conjunction with the Vietnamese Community Association, the Flemington Community Centre and the African Australian Community Association and Centre, the ArtAbility team has created 3 new groups.

ADEC Value The Hard Work Of Our Volunteers

volunteersmallKubra is 21 years old, and is one of ADEC’s several volunteers. She was born in Australia from a Turkish background and is able to communicate in Turkish as her second language. Kubra is currently studying a Diploma of Liberal Arts at Victoria University and is planning to become a teacher. Apart from her studies and voluntary work, Kubra loves to read, go swimming or hang out with friends.