Auburn Diversity Services Inc. (ADSi) is a community based, non-profit organisation established to promote the principles of multiculturalism, access, equity and social justice. The organisation is responsible for developing strategies which address the needs of local migrants and focuses on recent arrivals, emerging communities and special needs groups including humanitarian entrants, refugees, women, youth, children, aged and the unemployed – all of CALD backgrounds. ADSi designs and delivers services that aim to build capacity and improve outcomes for disadvantaged people and families.
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Centre Closure - 23/05/2013 & 31/05/2013
Due to planned organisational strategic planning, ADSi is closed on the following two days,
Should you have made appointments with our staff on these days, please call 02 9649 6955 to reschedule.
Auburn Diversity Services Inc.
Early Intervention Family Support Services Term 2 2013
ADSi Seniors Project 2013
Auburn Housing Working Group
The Auburn Housing Working Group (AHWG) was established in March 2010 response to the issues raised at AMI meetings. The issue of Housing has been one of the priority issues in the area and ADSi volunteered to convene this Working Group.
This group provides not only Advocacy role but aims to address some issues directly using some case studies and local housing issues.
This group will identify local housing issues and address those issues through discussions and strategic planning process.
Link to other Housing Networks-The working group members will provide feedback to the other meetings or housing interagencies operating at local regional or state level.
Focus of Auburn Housing Taskforce on the following areas –
1. Newly arrived Refugees and associated issues re: Housing and Renting in Auburn. 2. Identify client profiles with housing issues in Auburn 3. The group to look at the areas of policy submission on issues like higher rent assistance. 4. Voice Uniqueness of Auburn LGA-e.g. housing issues based on rent increase, population influx and efflux, language issue, large families etc
ADSi, Barnardos, ACL, Centrelink, ACCA, Auburn Council, Auburn Police, Berala Transitional Accommodation, St Vincent De Paul Society ,Affordable Community Housing, DoCS, Shelter NSW ,STARTTS, ADHC, WSCF
Thursday 07/02/2013, 2PM - 4PM
Thursday 11/04/2013, 2PM - 4PM
Thursday 13/06/2013, 2PM - 4PM
Thursday 01/08/2013, 2PM - 4PM
Thursday 03/10/2013, 2PM - 4PM
Thursday 05/12/2013, 2PM - 4PM
Auburn Diversity Services Inc or Centrelink Auburn.
Selvi Balasubramani, P: 02 9649 6955, E:
[Terms of Reference - Auburn Housing Houring Group (Draft 2)]
Congratulations to ADSi, Finalist in the NSW Disability Industry Inoovation Awards 2012
Press Release 05/12
Auburn Diversity Services Inc (ADSi) was proudly nominated one of the three Finalists, in the category of "Excellence in promoting inclusion of children and young people with a disability and their families", under the NSW Disability Industry Innovation Awards 2012, for its continous contributions to disability matters in the Auburn LGA and surrounding areas.
This is a significant recognition of ADSi's achievements in the disability services sector, by the broader community and the sector.
ADSi will keep working hard, in partnership with other community organisations, local councils and all interested, to advocate, promote, and provide services to those with a disability and their families.