The detention regime’s ‘long tail of cruelty’

July 10, 2023

It’s a very happy occasion when someone in our community receives their permanent protection visa. There are tears of joy… More

December 2022 newsletter: our Moments of Joy from 2022

January 06, 2023

As we end the year and celebrate Human Rights Day this month, we are taking time to reflect. It is… More

November 2022 newsletter: Find out Australians’ views on poverty and people seeking asylum

December 01, 2022

Last month I wrote to you asking you to share your views about the way the Government can support people… More

October 2022 newsletter: what you should know about Anti-Poverty Week

October 17, 2022

92% of Australians agree that, “In Australia, no one should go without basic essentials like food, healthcare, transport and power.”*… More

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

A bumper sticker on a car window that reads 'I'm voting for fair policies for refugees.''

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