Principals and other members of the school team provide vital support to their hub and hub leaders, and play a role in the setting up and running of a hub.
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What hubs do
Engage and connect families in culturally diverse communities.
Connect preschool children into playgroups and prepare them for school.
Provide opportunities to learn and practice English.
Build pathways to volunteering and employment.
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How are community hubs funded and governed?
Community hubs are supported by funding partners including the Scanlon Foundation, the Australian Government, and state and local governments. Local schools, the private sector and the community sector also provide support. Each hub is fully funded through CHA for the first two full years of operation. After this point, the school will begin to contribute funding to the hub.
The program is guided by advisory groups at three levels – at the local level, school principals and key partner agencies; at the state level, government and stakeholder organisations; and a national advisory committee of experts from a range of disciplines.