Asylum Seekers Centre

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People seeking asylum can find out more about how the ASC can help you

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How to help

Find out how you can support people seeking asylum in your community

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Read about how you can join our talented and generous volunteer team

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Helping people to thrive



people regularly supported with food



people supported with ongoing housing & living assistance


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Volunteer asylum seeker refugee support


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medical appointments



devices distributed

Metrics from our latest Annual Report: 2021-2022
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News & stories

Why you should volunteer to help refugees in Sydney

Resolved to make a positive difference in 2023? Volunteer at the ASC and you can use your time and talent to help people seeking asylum. Read about volunteering and hear more from current volunteers who are providing a welcoming and safe environment for those seeking help.

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Latest news

Celebrating our change makers – National Volunteer Week 2023

May 18, 2023

In National Volunteer Week, we celebrate the impact of all the generous volunteers of the Asylum Seekers Centre. In the… More

Diaries from Bangladesh

May 19, 2023

As part of studying for my Master of International Relations (Human Rights) at the University of Sydney, I was able… More

Introducing the Uplift project

May 09, 2023

A job for a person seeking asylum is never just a job. We want to share with you a project… More