Community Hubs Australia

Community Hubs Australia Incorporated is a not-for-profit organisation that provides assistance to  migrants, refugees, and international students. Our goal is to help culturally diverse people integrate into Australian communities.

CEO Dr Sonja Hood has over 20 years of international social policy and program experience, a PhD from the University of Melbourne in population health, and a Master’s degree from Penn State in policy. Sonja is available to comment upon:

  • refugee and migrant women and pre-school children
  • English language for migrant women and children in Australia
  • early years support for culturally and linguistically diverse children
  • vocational pathways for migrant women

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Media coverage

Victoria’s Peace and Prosperity Kitchen Garden Program
ABC News – August 31, 2018
Wollongong Community Hubs launch
WIN News Illawarra – August 3, 2018
Breakfast Clubs in community hubs support learning
SBS Australia – July 9, 2018
Ipswich community hubs launch
Community Hubs Australia – April 26, 2018
Aliir launches multicultural round
Sydney Swans Media – 5 July 2016
Australia-wide hubs help build stronger local communities
The Guardian – 6 May 2016
Hume community hub model to be used across country
Herald Sun – 19 April 2016

City of Hume celebrates International Women’s Day

Leader News – 27 February 2016

Media releases

CHA invites schools in Ipswich

Media Release – 5 May 2017

CHA invites schools in Wollongong

Media Release – 3 May 2017

Volunteer tutors in hubs

Media Release – 22 February 2017