Survivor News

An Insider’s look at Slavery and Mental Health
An Insider’s look at Slavery and Mental Health

Slavery happens in Australia. This is unacceptable. But how do we help the vulnerable people who have experienced this crime in our country? Why is working with survivors of Modern Slavery different from working with other trauma clients? How do we help them with...

read more
Survivor News – Recovering from Trauma. Sept 2020
Survivor News – Recovering from Trauma. Sept 2020

Thanks for taking time to learn about our work. This article looks at how our Survivor School has been equipping survivors rebuild their life after their trauma, and strive toward living a successful independent life! You can also find out more about our 2021 plans...

read more
Picnic Day out for Survivors
Picnic Day out for Survivors

A Fun Day Out: Picnic at the Royal Botanic Gardens It was a perfect weather for everyone to go out and do something. The Survivor School had already made plans for a picnic during the school holidays for our survivors to reconnect again. Ever since COVID-19,...

read more
Three things I learnt about Modern Slavery in Australia
Three things I learnt about Modern Slavery in Australia

My name is Brinda. In this blog I want to share what I learnt about slavery and how working at the Freedom Hub impacted my life. Firstly about me. I am an international student from a middle-class family in Nepal. I came to Australia almost two years ago to pursue my...

read more
Survivor School August 2020 Recap
Survivor School August 2020 Recap

Note: the missing links in our August e-newsletter are here: Cafe/Events  & Ethical Shopping August 2020 Survivor School Recap   August Classes This term our school is running 10 classes and finally a number of them are face to face. Clients who need to stay...

read more
Making Dreams Come True
Making Dreams Come True

A Survivors Dream Story - at the Freedom Hub Survivor School What else does The Freedom Hub do, you ask? We can make a dream come true! Not in a willie-nillie, airy-fairy sort of a way, but for REAL. Yes, we help to empower Survivors. Therefore, we help them get their...

read more
UN World Day Against Trafficking in Persons
UN World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

This week is UN World Day Against Trafficking in Persons - 30th July. Human trafficking, is a widespread violation of the most basic human rights, and touches communities the world over. It is in every country. Incredibly it is in every industry. Also, while it has to...

read more
Survivor Ice Skating Experience
Survivor Ice Skating Experience

Ice Skating Experience teaches Valuable Lessons Warm sunshine emanated in our Survivors’ faces through the cold ice during their first ever ice skating experience. The joy and laughter resonating from our lovely group of women. It was a true sight of happiness and...

read more
How COVID19 Impacted our Survivors
How COVID19 Impacted our Survivors

How has the global pandemic COVID19 impacted our Survivors of Modern Slavery? It has been a really challenging time for our Survivor School to meet the increased needs of our clients. Awareness around Mental Health has never been more prevalent than now in a global...

read more
How you can help Support Survivors

Support Survivors of Slavery You can help support survivors of slavery and be the change that is needed in this world. It is not as hard as you think. Human trafficking and slavery happens within Australian borders. This makes us angry. We are determined to fight this...

read more

Freedom Sponsors