Trained in Psychology George co-founded the Street Soccer Programme in Australia which has expanded across the country. He has coached and coordinated Australian teams to 10 Homeless World Cups and was intergral in successfully bidding and staging the 2008 Melbourne Homeless World Cup.
George has played key roles in the development of th street soccer programme and role has included funding acquisition, programme development and staff development. He has also worked with professional sporting associations, clubs and prisons in developing community sports and sport for development initiatives.
George deliver Sport for Development Projects for City in the Community, Melbourne City Football Club.
George is a sport for development spaker and consultant at www.georgehalkias.com.au