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 rental & living costs


countries of origin

Volunteer asylum seeker refugee support


volunteers in our team



medical appointments



devices distributed

Metrics from our latest Annual Report: 2020-2021

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Find out about Family Days + Action on Reconciliation

At an ASC Family Day, parents collect free nappies and baby essentials while children play and get creative together | We are delighted to share that the Asylum Seekers’ Centre Reflect RAP (Reconciliation Action Plan) was endorsed this month by Reconciliation Australia | Run with #teamASC at the Blackmores Sydney Running Festival.

Hope, 2, plays with other children at the ASC Family Day.

Latest news

Asylum-seeking families connect and play at the ASC

July 21, 2022

At an Asylum Seekers Centre Family Day, asylum-seeking families can pick up baby essentials, have fun together and get advice… More

Get the facts: How many refugees make Australia their home each year?

June 16, 2022

Australia has a long history of welcoming refugees to its shores, and is home to a diverse multicultural population of… More

3 new jobs for people seeking asylum: A day at the ASC

June 23, 2022

For Asylum Seekers Centre employment coordinator Jeff Milgate, the best kind of day is one where a person seeking asylum… More