The inner west is built on the hard work and generosity of volunteers and community groups. They are the lifeblood of our community and make sure that our society leaves no-one behind. As the Member for Summer Hill, Jo will always work to support and nurture our local community groups.

Community groups

I congratulate Summer Hill's One Penny Red on recently being awarded A Good Food Guide chef's hat in the Sydney Morning Herald's Good Food Guide awards.

October 17, 2019

Community groups

I spoke on SDN Marrickville Children's Education and Care Centre as it celebrated its seventy-fifth birthday.

October 15, 2019

Community groups

I spoke about the Sydney University of the Third Age, and their work in providing education to people living in the Greater Sydney region.

September 25, 2019

Community groups

I spoke about Haberfield Netball Club

September 25, 2019

Community groups

I spoke on the women of Dulwich Hill Bicycle club and their work in advancing gender equality.

September 19, 2019

Community groups

I spoke on the important work that of the Haberfield Association in protecting the heritage of the world's first garden suburb.

August 01, 2019

Community groups

It is with great sadness that I acknowledge the sudden passing of Father John Pearce, a much-loved and respected member of our inner west community.

May 30, 2019

Community groups

When news broke that Mary and Frank were retiring and closing their shop, my office was flooded with emails and calls from loyal local customers.

May 28, 2019

Community groups

Jo Haylen MP, State Member for Summer Hill, joined NSW Labor Leader Michael Daley and NSW Shadow Minister for Education Jihad Dib in announcing today that a Daley Labor Government will give every child in NSW the opportunity to learn a second language in primary school.

February 01, 2019

Community groups

Summer has come and that means the cricket season is here.

December 21, 2018