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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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Volunteer

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

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Helping people to thrive

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2020

people regularly supported with food

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580

people supported with rental & living costs

92

countries of origin

Volunteer asylum seeker refugee support

500

volunteers in our team

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5100

medical appointments

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350

devices distributed

Metrics from our latest Annual Report: 2020-2021
OUR STORIES

Mithat’s story

Mithat and his family sought protection in Australia ‘with nothing’ in 2017 after their Turkish passports were cancelled. He started a successful business and is now determined to contribute positively to the asylum seeker community

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Our latest newsletter

We welcome the additional 16,500 visas promised for people from Afghanistan in this week’s Federal budget + Order free packs of stickers and flyers showing your support for fair refugee policies ahead of the Federal Election + A community member win’s UNSW’s first asylum seeker scholarship.

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Vote for fair refugee policies in 2022 federal election

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Andrew’s story: finding work, friends and a future

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