Reconnect Program



  • Are you 17-64 years of age, leaving school early without Year 12 qualification or equivalent?
  • Do your current social and family barriers step you back from your aspiration?
  • Have you been out-of-work for more than 12 months?
  • Do you desire for a qualification or better career pathways?

Let’s register into the Skills First Reconnect Program(*) in Australian Vietnamese Women’s Association (AVWA) Inc. This mentoring program provides one-on-one support to young school leavers and long-term unemployed people to re-engage with education or employment.

The bilingual Reconnect mentors working in AVWA are willing to:

  • Support high needs learners in the areas of Brimbank, Maribyrnong and Greater Dandenong in partnership with internal community centres.
  • Help those learners to identify and address their current skills, learning and employment needs.
  • Provide access to pre-accredited courses and appropriate supports enabling them topursue one accredited course;
  • Refer to one nationally accredited training course or employment pathways

For further information, please contact our Reconnect Staff on 03 9396 1922 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.