COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

Community engagement is part of DiverseWerks’ core business. We pride ourselves in being able to connect clients directly with diverse communities using our strong community links with diverse communities across Australia. DiverseWerks carries extensive experience engaging with culturally and linguistically diverse communities as well as a team of International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) certified engagement professionals.

Our team has planned and implemented high level engagement strategies that achieve effective and long-lasting relationships for government, community and the corporate sectors.  We have maintained a respected reputation in throughout diverse communities and a high ethical standard for more than 20 years for community engagement.

DiverseWerks believe co-design and stakeholder input are best practice to creating the most effective outcomes. We identify and implement the most appropriate level of engagement and participation to ensure buy-in and support, close the feedback loop, and build ongoing support and sustainability for client-community relationships.

We have a long history dealing with sensitive issues within diverse communities and working with clients to improve access and equity for all communities.

We offer:

  • Focus groups

  • Community forums

  • Consultative services

  • Facilitation

Our clients include: NSW Police Service; Australia Council for the Arts; AFL NSW/ACT; National Disability Services; Northcott; Positive Partnerships; Settlement Services International; National Accreditation Authority for Interpreters and Translators, NSW Department of Justice, NSW Health, QLD Department of Communities, Disability Services and Seniors, QLD Department of Local Government, Racing and Multicultural Affairs, Multicultural NSW, Department of Communications and the Arts