Migrant and refugee youth
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Researchers from Deakin and Monash universities interviewed young people from African, Arabic-speaking and Pacific Islander communities in Melbourne and Queensland who have recommended that Australia’s civic leaders need to look beyond the mainstream recreational facilities and activities to help young people from migrant backgrounds feel included in society. Original article
Research published in the Journal of Adolescent Health found many offenders came from profoundly disadvantaged backgrounds with family histories of incarceration, mental illness and substance abuse. Original article