August 2022 newsletter: Action for Afghanistan + House of hope for people seeking asylum

August 26, 2022

Last week was the one year anniversary of the fall of Kabul to the Taliban in Afghanistan. We marked the… More

July 2022 newsletter: Find out about Family days + Action on reconciliation

July 21, 2022

Two minutes inside the ASC Many new supporters have joined us recently, so we wanted to share this new short… More

June 2022 newsletter: First Immigration Minister to visit ASC in a decade

June 27, 2022

We have been reflecting on the idea of ‘healing’ this week, as it’s the theme of Refugee Week 2022. What… More

May 2022 newsletter: Election draws close, new ASC website

May 19, 2022

The election campaign is almost over and there has been very little compassion and understanding for refugees and people seeking… More

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March 2022 newsletter: Federal Budget released, order election packs

March 31, 2022

We welcome the additional 16,500 visas promised for people from Afghanistan in this week’s Federal budget. The Afghan community in Australia has… More

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March 2022 newsletter: 3 important questions to ask your local candidates

March 03, 2022

You have the opportunity to take powerful action. With a federal election imminent and the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine, your… More

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January 2022 newsletter: Impact of Covid-19 outbreak | Access to RATs | Film screening

January 18, 2022

The effects of the latest wave of Covid-19 have already been felt at the Asylum Seekers Centre, with increased requests… More

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September 2021 newsletter: Afghanistan update & Food for Friends

September 17, 2021

We continue to be shocked and saddened by the news from Afghanistan. One month on from the Taliban takeover, the… More

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August 2021 newsletter: See inside the ASC community in lockdown

August 13, 2021

I want to take this opportunity to share with you some of what we are experiencing at the Asylum Seekers… More