NSW Service for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma Survivors (STARTTS)


STARTTS is a specialist, non-profit organisation that for more than 30 years has provided culturally appropriate and cutting edge psychological treatment and support to help people heal the scars of torture and refugee trauma and rebuild their lives in Australia.

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Engaging 100 refugee young people largely from Iraqi and Syrian backgrounds to improve their academic results and engagement with education, job seeking skills and employment, particularly important to bridge the gaps created by Covid-19. Help support this weekly program in Fairfield offering homework assistance and tutoring, Job Club and psychosocial support activities; exercise, art activities and mental health literacy.

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