“Human Rights” Charities in Australia

Largest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Challenge Community Services Challenge Community Services ●●● Provide services and supports to people with a disability, provide employment to people with a disability and provide safe and caring homes for childr…
Church Of Scientology Australia Church Of Scientology Australia ●●● The Church of Scientology delivered religious services, religious training and spiritual counseling throughout the year. The Church also sponsored soc…
Asylum Seeker Resource Centre Inc. Asylum Seeker Resource Centre Inc. ●●● We are an independent not-for-profit organisation whose programs support and empower people seeking asylum to maximise their own physical, mental and …
Amnesty International Australia Amnesty International Australia ●●● Mobilising individuals around the world to ask governments to respect the human rights of those individuals or groups whose rights are being violated …
Actionaid Australia Actionaid Australia ●●● We work across 45 countries and represent a global movement of women standing together to claim their human rights and campaign against injustice. Ar…
Domestic Violence Crisis Service Inc Domestic Violence Crisis Service Inc ●●● The Domestic Violence Crisis Service works to reduce violence and abuse in personal relationships in the ACT. The Domestic Violence Crisis Service rec…
Ywca Of Darwin Incorporated Ywca Of Darwin Incorporated
Sisters Inside Inc Sisters Inside Inc ●●● By providing a broad range of services which support criminalised women and girls and their children to address their many different needs. Sisters In…
Sydney Jewish Museum Sydney Jewish Museum ●●● Significant contribution to the education of all people, in particular about Jewish life, culture and the Holocaust. Present the facts and data about…
Advocacy And Rights Centre Limited Advocacy And Rights Centre Limited ●●● ARC Justice provides housing and legal services across much of Victoria. We work to protect and enhance the rights and interests of those in the commu…
Human Rights Law Centre Ltd Human Rights Law Centre Ltd ●●● We undertook legal action, advocacy and policy work to support people and communities to address inequality and injustice and to protect and promote h…
The Australia Foundation In Support Of Human Rights Watch Limited The Australia Foundation In Support Of Human Rights Watch Limited ●●● * In financial year 2020, Human Rights Watch Australia (HRWA) met with Australian government officials to raise concerns about human rights violations…
Asia Pacific Forum Of National Human Rights Institutions Asia Pacific Forum Of National Human Rights Institutions ●●● The APF delivers specialised programs that address in-country human rights issues that directly benefit specific groups of vulnerable people in the As…
Refugee Advice And Casework Service (Australia) Inc Refugee Advice And Casework Service (Australia) Inc ●●● Provision of free legal services to refugees and asylum seekers…
Southern Domestic Violence Service Inc Southern Domestic Violence Service Inc
People Living With Hiv/Aids Victoria Inc People Living With Hiv/Aids Victoria Inc ●●● We provided peer support, information and referrals to people living with HIV in Victoria to increase their emotional and physical health and wellbein…
Swags For Homeless Ltd Swags For Homeless Ltd ●●● Swags for Homeless provides material aid and emergency relief Backpack Beds and sleeping bags to street sleeping homeless people without shelter. We w…
Australian Muslim Women's Center For Human Rights Australian Muslim Women's Center For Human Rights ●●● The Australian Muslim Womens Centre for Human Rights (AMWCHR) is an organisation of Muslim women working to advance the rights and status of Muslim wo…
Sex Workers Outreach Project Incorporated Sex Workers Outreach Project Incorporated ●●● SWOP promotes the prevention and control of HIV, Sexually Transmissible Infections. Hepatitis and other Blood-Borne Viruses, within the NSW sex indust…
Leadership Plus Inc Leadership Plus Inc ●●● Leadership Plus advocated for individuals with disability to ensure their human rights were upheld, including appropriate access to services, choice a…
Women With Disabilities Australia Inc Women With Disabilities Australia Inc ●●● We provided information, advocacy, support, relief, and education to women and girls with disability in Australia.…
Hunter Community Legal Centre Inc Hunter Community Legal Centre Inc ●●● We provide free legal advice and assistance to the most vulnerable people in Newcastle and the Hunter Valley.…
Advocacy WA Inc Advocacy WA Inc WA ●●● We provided advocacy services for individuals and families living with disability in the South West of WA. We also provided capacity building support …
Wellsprings For Women Incorporated Wellsprings For Women Incorporated ●●● Wellsprings for Women works with women who face social. economic, cultural and language barriers that impeded their full participation in society. We…
Speaking Up For You Inc Speaking Up For You Inc ●●○ We protect and defend the human rights of vulnerable people with disability through individual advocacy to address injustices and to make a positive a…
Advocacy For Inclusion Incorporated Advocacy For Inclusion Incorporated ●●○ We provide individual, self and systemic advocacy for people with disabilities in the ACT.…
Broadmeadows Community Legal Service Broadmeadows Community Legal Service
Dar al Quran wa Sunnah Incorporated Dar al Quran wa Sunnah Incorporated
Disability Law Queensland Limited Disability Law Queensland Limited ●○○ We have: 1. provided legal advice, representation and referrals to people with disability and their families 2. delivered workshops throughout Queensl…
Southwest Advocacy Association Inc Southwest Advocacy Association Inc ●●○ We provide advocacy and information to people with disability under the Disability Discrimination and Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Acts.…
The Trustee For Ecaj Harm Prevention Fund The Trustee For Ecaj Harm Prevention Fund ●●○ Publication of articles in online and print media; formal complaints process of Australian Human Rights Commission; Joint public meetings and educatio…
Lawasia Holdings Pty Ltd Lawasia Holdings Pty Ltd ●●○ LAWASIAs activities in 2020 succeeded in facilitating cross-jurisdictional cooperation for the advancement of human rights and the rule of law in the …
Monash Law Students' Society Inc Monash Law Students' Society Inc ●●○ We provided free tutoring services to our student members across all core subjects within the Monash University Law Degree. We ran these weekly for up…
Southern Disability Advocacy Southern Disability Advocacy ●●○ We provided individual advocacy for people with disability in our catchment area.…
Human Rights Arts & Film Festival Inc Human Rights Arts & Film Festival Inc ●●○ We delivered the 2019 Human Rights Youth Summit.…
National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Women's Alliance (Indigenous Corporation) National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Women's Alliance (Indigenous Corporation) ●●○ Advancement of human rights and fundamental freedoms of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Women, in particular, bringing the voices of our Women at …
Brain Injury Matters Incorporated Brain Injury Matters Incorporated ●○○ supported people with Acquired Brain Injury…
North East Citizen Advocacy Inc North East Citizen Advocacy Inc ●○○ We will promote, mentor and advocate for the well-being and interests of vulnerable people with disabilities. We support our communities by establishi…
The Trustee For Whitlam Institute Within  Western Sydney University Trust The Trustee For Whitlam Institute Within Western Sydney University Trust ●○○ The Whitlam Institute within Western Sydney University Trust acts to provide benefits specified in the Deed of Trust to Western Sydney University, inc…
Tasmanian Centre For Global Learning Inc Tasmanian Centre For Global Learning Inc ●○○ Education for social justice and human rights. A Fairer World provides ways for schools, workplaces and the Tasmanian community to learn, connect and …
National Council Of Jewish Women Of Australia (Vic) Incorporated National Council Of Jewish Women Of Australia (Vic) Incorporated ●○○ We continue to support projects in Israel that support women and girls. This year our donations went to the HAIFA RAPE CRISIS CENTER.…
Intersex Human Rights Australia Ltd Intersex Human Rights Australia Ltd ●○○ We promote human rights, health and bodily autonomy for people with intersex variations. Our goals are to help create a society where intersex bodies …
Victorian Council for Civil Liberties Inc Victorian Council for Civil Liberties Inc ●○○ Liberty Victoria traces its roots to 1936. For more than eighty years we have advocated for civil liberties and human rights. These are spelled out in…
Diaspora Action Australia Inc. Diaspora Action Australia Inc. ●○○ We provide advocacy, strategy and capability support to diaspora communities delivering humanitarian, peace building and human rights projects in Aust…
Digital Rights Watch Inc. Digital Rights Watch Inc. ●○○ We provided research, analysis and advocacy on human rights issues that predominately occur in online spaces. Further information available at digital…
Agape International Church Incorporated Agape International Church Incorporated ●○○ We helped a lot of newly arrived refugees family with short period accommodation, food, and also medical expenses. We also did free counseling for co…
University Colleges Australia Incorporated University Colleges Australia Incorporated ●○○ University Colleges Australia (UCA) is a professional membership association for Heads and Deputies of university residential colleges and halls throu…
Australasian Centre For Human Rights and Health Inc Australasian Centre For Human Rights and Health Inc ●○○ ACHRH ran primary prevention of family violence workshops. It has been working to build a National Framework for the Prevention of Dowry Abuse in Aus…
Accepd Accepd ●○○ * We carried out capacity building and educational activities for those working with older people to raise awareness of human rights issues * We contr…
BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS RESOURCE CENTRE (AUSTRALIA NEW ZEALAND AND PACIFIC) LIMITED BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS RESOURCE CENTRE (AUSTRALIA NEW ZEALAND AND PACIFIC) LIMITED ●○○ Raising public awareness to promote and protect human rights issues relating to business through education.…

Newest

Charity Name State Size Summary
BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS RESOURCE CENTRE (AUSTRALIA NEW ZEALAND AND PACIFIC) LIMITED BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS RESOURCE CENTRE (AUSTRALIA NEW ZEALAND AND PACIFIC) LIMITED ●○○ Raising public awareness to promote and protect human rights issues relating to business through education.…
Feminist Legal Clinic Inc Feminist Legal Clinic Inc ●○○ Feminist Legal Clinic Inc. provides legal and non-legal services to alleviate the distress and suffering of women and girls caused by infringements of…
Digital Rights Watch Inc. Digital Rights Watch Inc. ●○○ We provided research, analysis and advocacy on human rights issues that predominately occur in online spaces. Further information available at digital…
International Youth Movement For Human Rights Foundation International Youth Movement For Human Rights Foundation SA
Julian Wagner Memorial Fund Inc Julian Wagner Memorial Fund Inc ●○○ We held fundraising events. We paid $4000 to Capital Punishment Justice Project(CPJP) which in addition to the $3000 balance from a previous donation …
Disability Law Queensland Limited Disability Law Queensland Limited ●○○ We have: 1. provided legal advice, representation and referrals to people with disability and their families 2. delivered workshops throughout Queensl…
Agape International Church Incorporated Agape International Church Incorporated ●○○ We helped a lot of newly arrived refugees family with short period accommodation, food, and also medical expenses. We also did free counseling for co…
Sex Workers Outreach Project Incorporated Sex Workers Outreach Project Incorporated ●●● SWOP promotes the prevention and control of HIV, Sexually Transmissible Infections. Hepatitis and other Blood-Borne Viruses, within the NSW sex indust…
Kaleidoscope Human Rights Foundation Ltd. Kaleidoscope Human Rights Foundation Ltd. ●○○ Our work focuses on advancing the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex people in the Asia Pacific region. We work direct…
National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Women's Alliance (Indigenous Corporation) National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Women's Alliance (Indigenous Corporation) ●●○ Advancement of human rights and fundamental freedoms of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Women, in particular, bringing the voices of our Women at …
Australasian Centre For Human Rights and Health Inc Australasian Centre For Human Rights and Health Inc ●○○ ACHRH ran primary prevention of family violence workshops. It has been working to build a National Framework for the Prevention of Dowry Abuse in Aus…
Church Of Scientology Australia Church Of Scientology Australia ●●● The Church of Scientology delivered religious services, religious training and spiritual counseling throughout the year. The Church also sponsored soc…
The Australia Foundation In Support Of Human Rights Watch Limited The Australia Foundation In Support Of Human Rights Watch Limited ●●● * In financial year 2020, Human Rights Watch Australia (HRWA) met with Australian government officials to raise concerns about human rights violations…
Accepd Accepd ●○○ * We carried out capacity building and educational activities for those working with older people to raise awareness of human rights issues * We contr…
The Trustee For Ecaj Harm Prevention Fund The Trustee For Ecaj Harm Prevention Fund ●●○ Publication of articles in online and print media; formal complaints process of Australian Human Rights Commission; Joint public meetings and educatio…
Community Justice Coalition Inc Community Justice Coalition Inc ●○○ We aim to represent people locked in Australian prisons and hospitals while defending their human rights. We also aim to improve the social and mental…
Intersex Human Rights Australia Ltd Intersex Human Rights Australia Ltd ●○○ We promote human rights, health and bodily autonomy for people with intersex variations. Our goals are to help create a society where intersex bodies …
Right Now Inc Right Now Inc ●○○ Our overall objective is an Australia where people have informed and inspired discussions about human rights, equality and justice. Our aims are to: …
Advocacy For Inclusion Incorporated Advocacy For Inclusion Incorporated ●●○ We provide individual, self and systemic advocacy for people with disabilities in the ACT.…
Diaspora Action Australia Inc. Diaspora Action Australia Inc. ●○○ We provide advocacy, strategy and capability support to diaspora communities delivering humanitarian, peace building and human rights projects in Aust…
Swags For Homeless Ltd Swags For Homeless Ltd ●●● Swags for Homeless provides material aid and emergency relief Backpack Beds and sleeping bags to street sleeping homeless people without shelter. We w…
Human Rights Arts & Film Festival Inc Human Rights Arts & Film Festival Inc ●●○ We delivered the 2019 Human Rights Youth Summit.…
Human Rights Law Centre Ltd Human Rights Law Centre Ltd ●●● We undertook legal action, advocacy and policy work to support people and communities to address inequality and injustice and to protect and promote h…
Touching Base Incorporated Touching Base Incorporated ●○○ We provided our free referral service for people with disability seeking access to disability-friendly sex workers. We provided awareness training w…
Whitlam Institute Within Western Sydney University Whitlam Institute Within Western Sydney University ●○○ Acting as Trustee for the Whitlam Institute within Western Sydney University to provide the benefits as specified in its Constitution to the Western S…
The Trustee For Whitlam Institute Within  Western Sydney University Trust The Trustee For Whitlam Institute Within Western Sydney University Trust ●○○ The Whitlam Institute within Western Sydney University Trust acts to provide benefits specified in the Deed of Trust to Western Sydney University, inc…
Asia Pacific Forum Of National Human Rights Institutions Asia Pacific Forum Of National Human Rights Institutions ●●● The APF delivers specialised programs that address in-country human rights issues that directly benefit specific groups of vulnerable people in the As…
Asylum Seeker Resource Centre Inc. Asylum Seeker Resource Centre Inc. ●●● We are an independent not-for-profit organisation whose programs support and empower people seeking asylum to maximise their own physical, mental and …
Friends Of The Earth Brisbane Friends Of The Earth Brisbane ●○○ We have maintained a presence as an opponent to the expansion of fossil fuel and uranium industries. We have increased our visibility as a voice for…
Lawasia Holdings Pty Ltd Lawasia Holdings Pty Ltd ●●○ LAWASIAs activities in 2020 succeeded in facilitating cross-jurisdictional cooperation for the advancement of human rights and the rule of law in the …
People Living With Hiv/Aids Victoria Inc People Living With Hiv/Aids Victoria Inc ●●● We provided peer support, information and referrals to people living with HIV in Victoria to increase their emotional and physical health and wellbein…
Brain Injury Matters Incorporated Brain Injury Matters Incorporated ●○○ supported people with Acquired Brain Injury…
Australian Council for Human Rights Education Inc. Australian Council for Human Rights Education Inc. ●○○ The charity fulfilled the terms of its constitution, even though activities needed to be suspended as a result of COVID-19. Members of ACHRE attended …
Advocacy And Rights Centre Limited Advocacy And Rights Centre Limited ●●● ARC Justice provides housing and legal services across much of Victoria. We work to protect and enhance the rights and interests of those in the commu…
Women With Disabilities Australia Inc Women With Disabilities Australia Inc ●●● We provided information, advocacy, support, relief, and education to women and girls with disability in Australia.…
Wellsprings For Women Incorporated Wellsprings For Women Incorporated ●●● Wellsprings for Women works with women who face social. economic, cultural and language barriers that impeded their full participation in society. We…
Sisters Inside Inc Sisters Inside Inc ●●● By providing a broad range of services which support criminalised women and girls and their children to address their many different needs. Sisters In…
Australian Lawyers For Human Rights Australian Lawyers For Human Rights ●○○ ALHR seeks to utilise its extensive experience and expertise in the principles and practice of international law and human rights law in Australia in …
Southwest Advocacy Association Inc Southwest Advocacy Association Inc ●●○ We provide advocacy and information to people with disability under the Disability Discrimination and Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Acts.…
Victorian Council for Civil Liberties Inc Victorian Council for Civil Liberties Inc ●○○ Liberty Victoria traces its roots to 1936. For more than eighty years we have advocated for civil liberties and human rights. These are spelled out in…
Australian Assoc Of Jewish Holocaust Survivors & Descendants Inc Australian Assoc Of Jewish Holocaust Survivors & Descendants Inc ●○○ Caring for the needs of Holocaust survivors and their families, organising Holocaust commemorative and educational functions in cooperation with other…
Advocacy WA Inc Advocacy WA Inc WA ●●● We provided advocacy services for individuals and families living with disability in the South West of WA. We also provided capacity building support …
Australian Muslim Women's Center For Human Rights Australian Muslim Women's Center For Human Rights ●●● The Australian Muslim Womens Centre for Human Rights (AMWCHR) is an organisation of Muslim women working to advance the rights and status of Muslim wo…
Hunter Community Legal Centre Inc Hunter Community Legal Centre Inc ●●● We provide free legal advice and assistance to the most vulnerable people in Newcastle and the Hunter Valley.…
Leadership Plus Inc Leadership Plus Inc ●●● Leadership Plus advocated for individuals with disability to ensure their human rights were upheld, including appropriate access to services, choice a…
Australian Transgender Support Assoc. Qld Australian Transgender Support Assoc. Qld ●○○ We ramped up our telephone and face to face counselling in Queensland. More presence on social media.…
Refugee Advice And Casework Service (Australia) Inc Refugee Advice And Casework Service (Australia) Inc ●●● Provision of free legal services to refugees and asylum seekers…
Speaking Up For You Inc Speaking Up For You Inc ●●○ We protect and defend the human rights of vulnerable people with disability through individual advocacy to address injustices and to make a positive a…
Sydney Jewish Museum Sydney Jewish Museum ●●● Significant contribution to the education of all people, in particular about Jewish life, culture and the Holocaust. Present the facts and data about…
Tasmanian Centre For Global Learning Inc Tasmanian Centre For Global Learning Inc ●○○ Education for social justice and human rights. A Fairer World provides ways for schools, workplaces and the Tasmanian community to learn, connect and …