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Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) Report 2017-2018

In accordance with the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA), E-focus has made available its 2017-2018 report.

This report outlines how the organisation is working towards equality within the workplace and can be found here.

The WGEA is an Australian Government statutory agency created by the Workplace Gender Equality Act 2012. They work collaboratively with employers providing advice, practical tools and education to help improve gender performance.

The principle aims of the Act are to:

  • promote and improve gender equality (including equal remuneration between women and men) in employment and in the workplace
  • support employers to remove barriers to the full and equal participation of women in the workforce
  • promote, amongst employers, the elimination of discrimination on the basis of gender in relation to employment matters (including in relation to family and caring responsibilities)
  • foster workplace consultation between employers and employees on issues concerning gender equality in employment and in the workplace
  • improve the productivity and competitiveness of Australian business through the advancement of gender equality in employment and in the workplace.

For any queries or for further information, please contact us on (03) 9450 5700.

Himilo Community Connect Homework Club is back for 2018

We are excited to announce that the Himilo Community Connect Homework Club is back for 2018!

MEMO FROM THE E-FOCUS CEO

Dear E-focus Friends and Supporters,

While I reflect on the year about to close an start planning for the year ahead I am thankful for the amazing contribution made by the E-focus team and the wonderful support we enjoy from our local community and colleague agencies.

Himilo Community Connect Homework Club

We are excited to announce that a new homework club is starting in Heidelberg West, with online applications now open for volunteer tutors to join the program.

Himilo Community Connect’s homework club provides a place for volunteer tutors and students to share in improving career and community aspirations.

E-focus Strategic Plan 2016-2020

We are pleased to announce that the E-focus Strategic Plan 2016-2020 is now available.

E-focus Training in partnership with VACSAL

E-focus Training has partnered with the Victorian Aboriginal Community Services Association Limited (VACSAL) Community Training Centre!