17th Reintegration Puzzle Conference

Rydges World Square, Sydney
19th-21st June 2024

Stepping Up

Heather Stewart

Program Coordinator
Women And Mentoring

Heather has many years of experience as a manager, as a case worker in the community sector and as a community sector educator in the higher education sector. She has youth work and teaching qualifications, and a Masters in Social Policy. Heather has managed staff in the Youth Referral Independent Person’s Program, and volunteers in court settings. Heather has published on the importance of relationships in supporting inclusive practice. Her master’s thesis was on how services can better support diversity through understanding intersectionality, and she is passionate about supporting marginalised communities to have agency on issues of concern to them. Heather joined the Women and Mentoring team as a Program Coordinator in November 2022, and leads the volunteer recruitment and training. She has also been a WAM volunteer mentor for over five years.

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