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With Ask Izzy's sixth birthday just behind us, we thought we’d share a brief overview of what we’ve been up to (and a peek at what we’re looking to for the future).

Ask Izzy has seen a surge in food assistance searches in the lead up to Christmas.

Tim Kallady is the Founder and CEO of Piccard.ai, and one of the Code for Australia Fellows helping us to expand what Ask Izzy offers. In this blog, Tim explains some of the challenges and opportunities the group has identified.

In our final Product Advisory Group member profile, we’re excited to introduce you to Student Welfare Officer Dan Shaw.

In this post we’re excited to introduce you to Product Advisory Group member and mental health advocate Elvis Martin.

Due to a rise in COVID-19 cases and multiple lockdowns across the country, thousands of Australians sought relief in the form of food, mental health support, financial aid and beyond. 

Sam's favourite thing about working at the library is meeting people from the communities he aims to help.

In February 2020, Infoxchange Group CEO David Spriggs gave evidence to the Parliament of Victoria’s Legislative Council Legal and Social Issues Committee for the Inquiry into Homelessness in Victoria. 

In this post, we’re delighted to introduce you to PAG member and youth advocacy worker Tameika.

In our twelfth and final report in this series, we present the key emergent themes around how COVID-19 impacted the services searched for by vulnerable people in Australia on Ask Izzy.

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