Welcome to SACOV

The Somali Australian CouncilĀ of Victoria – SACOV advocates in resilience for the wellbeing of Somali Community in Victoria.


Acting as an umbrella body for Somali organisations in Victoria and supporting the activities of member organisations, youth, women and applying for funds for them

Lobbying to find work experience placement and suitable jobs for young Somalis with tertiary qualifications from Australian educational institutions.


Providing homework club for primary and secondary school students of Somali descent whose parents do not have the means of hiring a private tutor and need extra assistance in Science, Maths and English on one-on-one tutor basis to reach basic literacy and numeracy benchmarks required for their level of education.

Providing free access to computers, Internet, and other office facilities and advice to enable community members to access the job market and community information.