For four years, nine-year-old Rahma Sulien has been getting help with her homework at a club set up to help the children of refugees in Fitzroy. Her mother, Eritrean refugee Aziza Mahmoud, sometimes struggles to comprehend her Australian-born daughter's homework, so the club has been invaluable. Lack of funding may force a Fitzroy homework club for refugee children to close. Credit: Justin McManus. For me English is very difficult so they help her," Ms Mahmoud said. The club, held at the Atherton Gardens public housing estate in Brunswick Street, has been federally supported since but after losing its funding in the last budget, the older kids' part of the African Reading Club will be forced to close its doors at the end of October.
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Gawura has wonderful teachers and students. Reading with a Gawura student is truly the nicest way to start the day. Volunteers from the community and our corporate partners can read with our students from Kindergarten to Year 6 any morning of the week from 8. Volunteers listen to one or more children read in small groups and help them with difficult words and comprehension.
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Washington UCC is dedicated to promoting education as a value. Through the homework help program, we work to increase the math, reading, writing and life skills of children residing in Camp Washington. We also work in a loving and supportive environm Read more.