Leanne Wood

Research, Social Policy and Advocacy Advisor, Anglicare SQ

Leanne Wood

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Leanne Wood is the Research, Social Policy and Advocacy Advisor for Anglicare Southern Queensland. Her role includes working within Anglicare and with partners in the community to influence positive social change. Leanne is enrolled in a part-time PhD at Griffith University, focusing on wellbeing, and has a long-standing interest in community capacity building.

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The Qld Home Stretch campaign is here!

“Half of the young people leaving the out-of-home care system at 18 years end up in poverty, homeless, in jail or a new parent within the first twelve months of leaving state care,” says Anglicare Social Policy and Advocacy Advisor Leanne Wood as she calls us to support the Home Stretch campaign

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International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

“Children and their families are not separate and discrete entities; families and communities are similarly interwoven — a community can’t flourish if its children and families are struggling,” says Anglicare Social Policy and Advocacy Advisor Leanne Wood on the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, which is marked on 17 October during Anti-poverty Week

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Trinity Commons launched

The Trinity Commons hub for ‘Building Community Together’ through programs and events, education and research, was recently launched at Holy Trinity Parish, Fortitude Valley by the parish, Anglicare and the University of Queensland

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Today is the international World Day of Social Justice

Today is the international World Day of Social Justice: a day when we can, and should, draw attention to the big social justice issues of our time – issues that underpin people’s ability to co-exist in peace and safety, within and among the nations of the world