• Abdullah Naveed

Abdullah was born to Hazaras, an ethnic group native to the region of Hazarajat in central Afghanistan. Abdullah fled Afghanistan as a young man, and found he had an affinity for helping other Asylum Seekers with their mental health. Abdullah is currently working on a mental health initiative that aims to start a conversation around mental health within the town's Afghan community and is a Community Development Officer for the Ethnic Council of Shepparton.