2019 SAHSSI Aboriginal Art Competition

2019 SAHSSI Aboriginal Art Competition

SAHSSI is super excited to announce our first ever Aboriginal art competition for emerging and non-professional Aboriginal artists aged 14 years and over. The competition is now open across the Illawarra and Shoalhaven and closes on the 21st June 2019. Winners will be announced just prior to NAIDOC week on the 5th July 2019. Why is SAHSSI seeking Aboriginal artwork? Through our Specialist Homelessness Services across the Illawarra and...
Red Flags

Red Flags

SAHSSI started receiving individual requests from high schools such as St Marys Star of the Sea and Edmund Rice College to present to classrooms about domestic and family violence at a local level – through these requests our case managers started developing a presentation in which they called Red Flags. SAHSSI are also experiencing a lot more young people advocating for change through school driven projects such as St...
Behind the Grind

Behind the Grind

The story behind the Community Coffee Cup venture Last year, SAHSSI received a contact message from an artist and doctor seeking our support on a project she was about to embark on, her name was Dr Sarika Gupta. Sarika told SAHSSI that she had researched services in the Illawarra that she could contact for domestic and family violence project support and this was the first she was aware of...