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“Hungry and afraid” – Fateema’s story of seeking asylum

March 27, 2023

The following is an extract of a speech given recently by a member of our community to members of Federal… More

Palm Sunday Mary

Join us at the Palm Sunday rally 2023

March 27, 2023

Every year on Palm Sunday, we march in unity with people seeking asylum and refugees. This year the march will… More

Three decades of the ASC remembered

March 27, 2023

On 4 March 2023 people from across three decades came to the Asylum Seekers Centre to share stories and memories…. More

Three remarkable women of the Asylum Seekers Centre community

March 08, 2023

Women in our community withstand unimaginable hardship seeking asylum in Australia, often balancing work and family with experiences of trauma… More

The right to learn

February 20, 2023

“It’s criminal. It shows a total lack of compassion. We let people seeking asylum live here but we don’t support… More

What are the changes to TPV and SHEV visas?

February 20, 2023

The Federal Government announced this week that it would finally honour its election promise to the 19,000 people who currently… More

Celebrating the contribution of Om Dhungel

January 19, 2023

We recognise the significant contribution of Om Dhungel to the Asylum Seekers Centre as a member of our community and… More

Why you should volunteer to help refugees in Sydney

January 17, 2023

See what volunteer positions are available. Volunteers at the Asylum Seekers Centre (ASC) help connect refugees and asylum seekers in… 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