Fostering Social Inclusion Through Creative Arts
It is extremely important for individuals to have a sense of belonging in the society. The challenge to create that becomes more difficult for a refugee or a migrant backgrounds women while resistance to new communities continues to be documented. Creative arts can alter the negative narrative about ‘newcomers’, and progress understanding of social inclusion through sharing of stories and culture.
Our guest today Dr Mandy Hughes from Southern Cross University, spoke with Willy about the beneficial impact of creative arts program in fostering community connections.