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

May 19, 2022

When Andrew arrived in Australia, he found his first job alone. “I met a guy, he was working, doing the… More

Donate to help people rebuild their lives

May 10, 2022

People seeking asylum know what it is like to have their lives change overnight. When they seek protection in a… More

What it’s like finding a job when you’re seeking asylum

May 10, 2022

Connections and a network can help you when finding a job, but when you’re new to a country and seeking… More

Recycle and support people seeking asylum

April 20, 2022

You can now make a donation to the Asylum Seekers Centre by recycling your bottles and cans through the Return… More

Scholarships open the doors to university

March 30, 2022

A young man supported by the Asylum Seekers Centre has kicked off his studies after winning the University of NSW’s… More


Our regular giving community

March 29, 2022

“I think often people seeking asylum are so vilified by the media..and to have the Asylum Seekers Centre… they are… More

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Asylum seeking families head back to school

March 02, 2022

Families in Sydney are excited to head back to school for the 2022 year, with support from the Asylum Seekers… More

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Rapid antigen tests provided for people seeking asylum

February 22, 2022

The Asylum Seekers Centre welcomes Multicultural NSW’s announcement that rapid antigen tests (RATs) will be provided for the ASC to… More

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Covid-19 anxiety peaks for asylum seeker sleeping rough

January 18, 2022

Arthur*, 60, has been sleeping rough in Sydney for several years while he waits for permanent protection. He’s deeply anxious… More