Wyndham Community and Education Centre’s Office is closed to the general public during stage 4 restrictions. While our doors are closed, we are still here working for you so call us on 9742 4013.

Settlement Services

Settlement Services

Settlement Services for newly arrived residents of Wyndham, Melton and Western Melbourne

Wyndham CEC is funded by the Department of Social Services to provide settlement services to permanent residents who have arrived in Australia in the last five years as humanitarian entrants or family stream migrants with low English proficiency. Services are designed to enable clients to become self reliant and participate equitably in Australian society as soon as possible. We also assist eligible communities that need assistance and support to develop capacity to meet the needs of their members.

Services include:

Settlement Services

Casework and Settlement Services

Our services include the provision of settlement related information, advice, advocacy and referral services to individuals and families during their early settlement in Australia. We also provide information on Working in Australia, making employment referrals and working with employers and employment agencies to create employment opportunities for new arrivals.

Settlement issues that clients often seek help with include:

Community Coordination and Development

Community Coordination and Development actively works on achieving positive outcomes in regards to key settlement issues for refugees & new and emerging communities through educational, social, recreational and information programmes. We provide assistance to newly arrived clients to make social connections and enhance their economic and personal wellbeing.

Services offered include:

Settlement Services

Settlement Youth Services

Wyndham CEC’s Settlements Youth Services aim to provide support, mentoring and advocacy for eligible young people, to engage and develop their leadership skills and to assist them to settle and actively participate in Australian society. Wyndham CEC engages young people through youth specific workshops, camps and sporting activities and supports young people to become involved in mainstream activities and to be active members of the WHN’s Youth Working Group.

Our Youth Settlement Services include:

Wyndham Humanitarian Network (WHN)

As the lead agent of the Wyndham Humanitarian Network (WHN), the Wyndham Community and Education Centre Inc. builds and maintains partnerships with a wide range of service providers and members of new and emerging communities, aiming to gain a better understanding of the issues newly arrived communities face and deliver appropriate and responsive services. The WHN undertakes community capacity building projects, organises information sessions, community forums, and multicultural festivals.

Please call 9742 4013 for advice or to make an appointment.

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    WHERE ARE WE?

     

    Wyndham CEC
    MAIN OFFICE
    20 Synnot Street, Werribee
    We are within walking distance of the
    Werribee train station and local bus stops.

    Contact 97424013 or

    enquiries@wyndhamcec.org.au
    for more information about
    Wyndham CEC programs
    and services.

    OTHER LOCATIONS

     

    SYNNOT STREET
    4 Synnot Street Extension
    Werribee VIC 3030
    Melways map 205 K8

     

    WAYAPERRI HOUSE
    106 Duncans Road
    Werribee VIC 3030
    Melways map 206 B9

    ABOUT WYNDHAM CEC

     

    Wyndham Community & Education Centre Inc. (Wyndham CEC) offers quality community programs and education opportunities to the local community.

    Founded over 40 years ago, Wyndham CEC is one of Victoria’s largest Adult & Community Education providers and a leader in supporting people and communities to make positive changes for their future.