Settlement Support Services

The Melaleuca Settlement Support Services program aims to equip and empower humanitarian entrants, other eligible permanent migrants and their communities to meet their settlement needs within their first five years within Australia.

What is the program about?

The Program provides clients with settlement-related information, advice, advocacy and assistance to access mainstream and other relevant services. The key components include:

  • Facilitating acquisition of English language skills
  • Supporting engagement with education and training; and
  • Building employment readiness

A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO SETTLING IN AUSTRALIA

Our approach to supporting our clients to successfully adjust to Australian life is holistic and concentrates on providing support and education in the following areas:

  • Employment
  • Education and training
  • Housing
  • Physical health, mental health and overall wellbeing
  • Managing money
  • Community participation and networking
  • Family functioning and social support
  • Justice
  • Language Services

What clients can expect

Melaleuca aims to provide support to individuals on a needs basis; or by facilitating workshops whereby clients can contribute their combined wisdom and experience, while drawing upon the content of the workshops which provides context to the Australian society.

 

Any queries?

For more information about Settlement Support Services, please contact us on 08 8985 3311 or at admin@melaleuca.org.au