Marphine arrived in Australia as a refugee in 2007, having escaped civil war in Liberia and Ivory Coast. He completed a Bachelor of Ministry and is currently completing a Graduate Diploma in Social Science, majoring in Human Services. He now works for Melbourne City Mission as a Youth Support Worker using his experience and training to assist youth at risk.
“CHC gave me the practical skills and knowledge to make a real difference to young people with complex issues. I can share my story with them, and give them hope and support in the midst of difficult situations.”