Social enterprise and aspiration: Atherton Gardens and the e-ACE network

Denise Meredyth, Julian Thomas

Abstract


A wired community for low-income public housing tenants has been established on the Atherton Gardens estate in Melbourne, Australia. It was created by Infoxchange, a non-profit technology company with the slogan 'Technology for social justice'. This paper summarises the results of a four-year evaluation of the social impact of the e-ACE network.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5210/fm.v12i9.2007



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