20 Years of Ishar 1997 – 1998
Female Genital Mutilation Project – This project was run collaboratively with the community and the Multicultural Access Unit. It contributed towards FGM being recognised as an important women’s health issue by mainstream health providers and practitioners in WA. Funded by Health Department of WA (Multicultural Access Unit)
Youth Holiday Program – providing health and leisure activities to promote the general well being of young girls from CaLD backgrounds. Funded by Family and Children’s Services and Office of Youth Affairs.
Community Cultural Development Program (Kaleidoscope) – discussing health issues and celebrating the beauty and uniqueness of different cultures using Ishar’s services. Funded by City of Wanneroo.
Cervical Screening Program – funded by the Department of Health WA (Cancer Prevention Unit) and raised awareness of the importance of Cervical Cancer Screening in prevention of Cancer
Community Arts Program – Healthy Women and Arts Project – aimed at discussing health issues and celebrating the beauty and uniqueness of different cultures using Ishar’s services. Funded by Community Arts Network
Young Women’s Holiday Camp – A project providing health and leisure activities to develop a core team of young leaders to assist in conducting future programs. Funded by Lotteries Commission (Gordon Reid Foundation).
Community Relations – A project aimed at promoting a harmonious society.
Lifetime Links – Funded by Office of Seniors Interests this project was aimed at promoting and supporting intergenerational links.