“Refugee” Charities in Australia

Largest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Brisbane Multicultural Arts Centre Limited Brisbane Multicultural Arts Centre Limited QLD ●●● Culture & Arts Other recreation…
Settlement Services International Limited Settlement Services International Limited NSW ●●● SSI is a community organisation and social business that supports newcomers and other Australians to achieve their full potential. We work with all pe…
Mercy Community Services SEQ Limited Mercy Community Services SEQ Limited QLD ●●● Mercy Community is committed to connecting people to the services they need in order to live the life they want, whatever their circumstances. Imagine…
DPV HEALTH LTD DPV HEALTH LTD VIC ●●● DPV Health is one of the largest primary healthcare providers in Victoria. We offer a full range of allied health services, such as physiotherapy, spe…
Australia For UNHCR Australia For UNHCR NSW ●●● Australia for UNHCR raises funds for UNHCR's international humanitarian programs supporting refugees and other displace stateless people. In addi…
United Israel Appeal Refugee Relief Fund Limited United Israel Appeal Refugee Relief Fund Limited VIC ●●● Funds raised were used to assist in Aliyah, absorption and klitah…
Link Health and Community Limited Link Health and Community Limited VIC ●●● To serve the needs of the community, Link Health and Community continued to offer a full range of Allied Health, Counselling and Dental Services as we…
NSW Service For The Treatment And Rehabilitation Of Torture And Trauma Survivors (Startts) NSW Service For The Treatment And Rehabilitation Of Torture And Trauma Survivors (Startts) NSW ●●● Psychological treatment for refugee and asylum seeker survivors of torture and trauma…
Victorian Foundation For Survivors Of Torture Inc Victorian Foundation For Survivors Of Torture Inc VIC ●●● Assisting refugees and asylum seekers by providing them with access to mental health services; advocacy on behalf of refugees; education in refugee co…
CatholicCare Archdiocese Of Melbourne CatholicCare Archdiocese Of Melbourne VIC ●●● CatholicCare's mission is to break down the barriers to social inclusion by strengthening families and communities. We provided family and relati…
Vicseg New Futures Vicseg New Futures VIC ●●● Work with recently arrived migrants and refugee families resulted in -about 3250 students accessing subsidised vocational training - about 350 at risk…
NCCA as the Operator of a PBI Act for Peace NCCA as the Operator of a PBI Act for Peace NSW ●●● Our purpose is demonstrated through our range of humanitarian and refugee protection programs, advocacy and partner capacity-building initiatives. We …
Australian- Multicultural Community Services Inc Australian- Multicultural Community Services Inc VIC ●●● Over the last financial year, AMCS continued to support elderly people through a range of direct care services. We do this through the following progr…
Womens Health Care Assn Inc Womens Health Care Assn Inc WA ●●● Trading as Womens Health and Family Services (WHFS) we are an independent for purpose organisation working in partnership to ensure our services compl…
Southern Migrant And Refugee Centre Inc Southern Migrant And Refugee Centre Inc ●●● SMRC is a community service organisation that provides extensive and essential services to refugees and migrants in Melbournes South and East. Our mis…
Migrant Resource Centre Of Sa Inc Migrant Resource Centre Of Sa Inc SA ●●● The Australian Migrant Resource Centre (AMRC) specialises in humanitarian and migrant settlement, and community capacity building and development for …
Key Employment Association Limited Key Employment Association Limited NSW ●●● We support people with disability and other disadvantage engage with formal education, get more skills, good jobs and more respect in our community. T…
HOST International Ltd HOST International Ltd NSW ●●● Domestically *Directly supported asylum seekers unable to receive government assistance in Sydney and Adelaide with Material aide and employment ass…
The Bread & Butter Project The Bread & Butter Project NSW ●●● The Bread and Butter Project is a social enterprise bakery that invests 100% of profits in training refugees to be bakers, securing them sustainable e…
Migrant Resource Centre (Southern Tasmania) Inc Migrant Resource Centre (Southern Tasmania) Inc TAS ●●● We support people with migrant backgrounds to settle successfully in Tasmania. Our services include support for older people and specialised settlemen…
Intouch Multicultural Centre Against Family Violence Intouch Multicultural Centre Against Family Violence VIC ●●● Who we are inTouch Multicultural Centre Against Family Violence (inTouch) is an organisation that provides integrated, culturally appropriate services…
Mercy Community Services North Queensland Limited Mercy Community Services North Queensland Limited QLD ●●● * We provide care through our small residential aged care facility including specific care for people living with dementia * We offer affordable livi…
Sydwest Aged Care Disability And Refugee Support Sydwest Aged Care Disability And Refugee Support
Refugee Council Of Australia Inc Refugee Council Of Australia Inc NSW ●●● We advocate for rights and voices of refugees and people seeking asylum to be heard. We develop sustainable policy solutions. We educate the community…
Survivors Of Torture And Trauma Assistance And Rehabilitation Service Survivors Of Torture And Trauma Assistance And Rehabilitation Service ●●● STTARS provides counselling and support for people from refugee and migrant backgrounds who have experienced torture or been traumatised as a result o…
Association For Services To Torture & Trauma Survivors Inc Association For Services To Torture & Trauma Survivors Inc WA ●●● ASeTTS provided a range of counselling, case work, educational and community development programs that assist our clients towards recovery from their …
Townsville Multicultural Support Group Inc Townsville Multicultural Support Group Inc QLD ●●● TMSG provides settlement support to refugees and migrants, promoting socially inclusive services and activities within Townsville, convening and part…
Multicultural Centre For Women's Health Inc Multicultural Centre For Women's Health Inc VIC ●●● Multicultural Centre for Women's Health (MCWH) is a national, community-based organisation which is led by, and for women from immigrant and refu…
Refugee & Immigration Legal Centre Inc Refugee & Immigration Legal Centre Inc VIC ●●● Refugee Legal is an independent community legal centre specialising in refugee and immigration law, policy and practice. Refugee Legal has been assist…
Footscray Community Arts Centre Limited Footscray Community Arts Centre Limited VIC ●●● FCACs diverse programming attracted over 85,000 people to the precinct across our flagship programs ArtLife, Indigenous Cultural Program, Emerging Cul…
Migrant Information Centre (Eastern Melbourne) Limited Migrant Information Centre (Eastern Melbourne) Limited VIC ●●● - MIC supports people from refugee and migrant backgrounds residing in the Eastern suburbs of Melbourne to understand life in Australia, integrate int…
Melaleuca Refugee Centre Torture & Trauma Survivor's Service Of The Northern Territory Inc Melaleuca Refugee Centre Torture & Trauma Survivor's Service Of The Northern Territory Inc NT ●●● We settled refugees and their families in Darwin during 2017-18. We provided torture and trauma counseling services, as well as support to migrant an…
Ethnic Community Services Co-operative Ethnic Community Services Co-operative ●●● We provide services to the most vulnerable and disadvantaged people from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds including migrant ch…
Meadow Heights Learning Shop Inc. Meadow Heights Learning Shop Inc. VIC ●●● * We provide accredited VET courses at minimal cost and pre-accredited and Foundation Skills courses at no cost to the community * We provide support …
Fitted For Work Limited Fitted For Work Limited VIC ●●● Fitted for Work is an independent not-for-profit organisation and the first of its kind in Australia. Our innovative pre and post employment services …
Brigidine Asylum Seekers and Refugee Trust Brigidine Asylum Seekers and Refugee Trust VIC ●●○ We provide accommodation, food and emergency relief to a large number of people seeking asylum. For those who have no money, either short term or long…
Refugee Advice And Casework Service (Australia) Inc Refugee Advice And Casework Service (Australia) Inc NSW ●●● Provision of Accessible Legal Services - We provide life-changing legal assistance to refugees and asylum seekers. Refugee and Community Empowerment W…
Edmund Rice Centre Mirrabooka Inc Edmund Rice Centre Mirrabooka Inc WA ●●● We provided settlement support to refugees/migrants via casework, community education, sports, leadership and other development activities. We also s…
Refugee And Immigration Legal Service Inc Refugee And Immigration Legal Service Inc QLD ●●● We provided self-funded legal assistance to highly vulnerable people who arrived by boat in Australia to seek protection from an array of dreadful exp…
Spiritwest Foundation Spiritwest Foundation VIC ●●● Providing successful programs that directly supported youth, refugee groups and men & women (including under privileged)…
Jesuit Refugee Service (Australia) Incorporated Jesuit Refugee Service (Australia) Incorporated NSW ●●● JRS offered care to refugees and asylum seekers in the form of emergency relief, food bank as well as social, empowerment, recreational, community dev…
Welcoming Australia Ltd Welcoming Australia Ltd SA ●●● Welcoming Australia cultivates a culture of welcome and creates opportunities for people of all backgrounds to have equal opportunity to belong, contr…
Thrive Refugee Enterprise Limited Thrive Refugee Enterprise Limited ●●● Thrive purpose is to positively transform the lives of refugees and asylum seekers by helping them build successful businesses and fulfilling lives, s…
QUEANBEYAN MULTILINGUAL CENTRE INC QUEANBEYAN MULTILINGUAL CENTRE INC ●●● We provided a migrant settlement support service…
Leading The Way With Dr. Michael Youssef Australia Limited Leading The Way With Dr. Michael Youssef Australia Limited NSW ●●● Broadcasting the teaching of Dr Michael Youssef across Australia via various media platforms and raising support for ministry activities.…
Migrant Womens Emergency Support Service Inc Migrant Womens Emergency Support Service Inc ●●● The Immigrant Women's Support Service provided domestic and/or sexual violence support services to a total of 767 women from culturally and lingu…
Liverpool Womens Health Centre Inc Liverpool Womens Health Centre Inc NSW ●●● Provision of a range of services and activities targeting women that work, study and live in the Liverpool LGA with special attention on the needs of …
Nepean Community College Inc Nepean Community College Inc NSW ●●● The College supported participation in 1776 Units of Competence training for people who were otherwise social excluded form participation. It ran over…
Australian Relief Organisation Limited Australian Relief Organisation Limited NSW ●●○ Through our international development, public health, human aid, and emergency relief programs; we - Established 109 water wells and secured clean dri…
International Teams Australia Incorporated International Teams Australia Incorporated NSW ●●○ We support and develop refugee, end-slavery and evangelism programs in conjunction with churches overseas and in Australia.…

Newest

Charity Name State Size Summary
West Australian Catholic Migrant and Refugee Office West Australian Catholic Migrant and Refugee Office WA ●○○ The purpose of WACMRO is to promote reconciliation, mutual respect and tolerance between groups of individuals that are in Australia. Advancing social…
Achievers Club WA Inc Achievers Club WA Inc WA ●○○ We provide educational support in the form of weekly out-of-school mentoring and tuition for selected children (currently from primarily refugee famil…
Pushing Barriers Inc Pushing Barriers Inc ●○○ This year saw the world face immense health and economic challenges with the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite the uncertainties, Pushing Bar…
Blue Mountains Refugee Support Group Inc Blue Mountains Refugee Support Group Inc NSW ●○○ We provided financial, practical and emotional support to refugees and asylum seekers living in western Sydney and in the Villawood detention centre…
Find The Lost Coins Pty Ltd Find The Lost Coins Pty Ltd NSW ●○○ We supported victims of homelessness or broken homes with income support and social support. We support a family in Egypt who have been kicked out of …
Makassar Refugee Learning Partnership Incorporated Makassar Refugee Learning Partnership Incorporated ●○○ Our activities were suspended during this financial year due to instability at the refugee school we support. We were able to resume more active engag…
Dream Stitches Migrant and Refugee Womens Sewing Program Incorporated Dream Stitches Migrant and Refugee Womens Sewing Program Incorporated ●○○ We advanced education by teaching women sewing skills, which built confidence and creativity and encouraged opportunities to market sewn products. We …
From Found Inc From Found Inc ●○○ We employed women from refugee backgrounds as sewing machinists and provided them with employment and skill building in both sewing and language devel…
Cisarua Learning Limited Cisarua Learning Limited NSW ●○○ 1.We advocate for refugee participation and leadership, support refugee-led initiatives, and create two-way education opportunities between refugees a…
Newbridge Victoria Incorporated Newbridge Victoria Incorporated VIC ●○○ We assist refugee and migrant children and youth and their families in their settlement journey in Australia and supporting their transition into Aust…
Media Diversity Australia Limited Media Diversity Australia Limited NSW ●○○ Provided support, education and networking opportunities for journalists of culturally and linguistic diverse backgrounds through workshops and events…
Barefoot to Boots Limited Barefoot to Boots Limited SA ●○○ Helped improve the lives of people in refugee camps by providing them with resources and items that they would otherwise find difficulty in obtaining.…
Gifts for Manus and Nauru Incorporated Gifts for Manus and Nauru Incorporated NSW ●○○ We provided phone top-ups and payment for some medical fees for refugees still detained in offshore-detention in PNG and on Nauru. We also provided on…
Lillie's Books Incorporated Lillie's Books Incorporated SA ●○○ We gift new books to disadvantaged children and young people in need. We deliver these books to organisations that provide support to children and…
Community Four Ltd Community Four Ltd ●○○ Community Four works alongside the Australian Hazara Womens Friendship Network (AHWFN) to deliver culturally specific English classes to more than 40 …
Australian Refugee and Migrant Care Services Limited Australian Refugee and Migrant Care Services Limited ●○○ ARMCare provided assistance to former refugees living in Australia who were unable to access the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) due to la…
Happy Brain Education Limited Happy Brain Education Limited VIC ●○○ We supported students from disadvantaged backgrounds to access educational support. This was achieved through the tutoring program, the mentoring prog…
Thrive Refugee Enterprise Limited Thrive Refugee Enterprise Limited ●●● Thrive purpose is to positively transform the lives of refugees and asylum seekers by helping them build successful businesses and fulfilling lives, s…
John Mac Foundation Limited John Mac Foundation Limited NSW ●○○ Our activities in Australia: In Australia, the John Mac Foundation operates a Scholarship Fund, which enables people from refugee, humanitarian and ot…
HOST International Ltd HOST International Ltd NSW ●●● Domestically *Directly supported asylum seekers unable to receive government assistance in Sydney and Adelaide with Material aide and employment ass…
United Federation Of  Volunteers For Refugees Action Inc (ufvra) United Federation Of Volunteers For Refugees Action Inc (ufvra) QLD ●○○ we provide counselling, support to homeless, victims of domestic violence, we mobilized children that have antisocial behavious and engage them to be …
First Hike Project Inc First Hike Project Inc ●○○ We take newly arrived youth from refugee and migrant backgrounds on day and overnight hiking and camping adventures to make them feel more at home and…
The River Nile Learning Centre Inc. The River Nile Learning Centre Inc. VIC ●○○ We empower young refugee, asylum seeker and new migrant women to acquire the language, life and work skills to integrate and thrive in our community. …
Sharing Hope Ltd Sharing Hope Ltd VIC ●○○ Our organisation provides emergency relief through funding medical supplies, educational supplies and food supplies in partnership with refugees and d…
Para Marcia Ltd Para Marcia Ltd NSW ●○○ We provide materials, equipment, and financial support to NGO services as well as developing health outcomes in Timor Leste.…
Refugee Association of Logan Inc. Refugee Association of Logan Inc. QLD ●○○ We provided food aid to unemployed Refugees and Asylum Seekers. After the COVID season, we reopened our office to provide assistance to Refugees to pr…
Promoting Healthy Outcomes for Refugees Promoting Healthy Outcomes for Refugees ●○○ PHOR's effort in 2019/20 was primarily planning and research work, including with partners, regarding priorities for future work to improve the h…
Buddies Refugee support Group Ltd Buddies Refugee support Group Ltd QLD ●○○ 1. Provided funds to individual refugees in urgent need and to other organisations who are directly involved with assisting refugees. 2. The conductin…
Joondalup & Wanneroo Regional Multicultural Services Inc Joondalup & Wanneroo Regional Multicultural Services Inc WA ●○○ Examples of some of the assitstance we provided is as follows:(1)psychosocial support services to people from CaLD backgrounds or refugee backgrounds …
Twic East Girls Scholarship Program Twic East Girls Scholarship Program ●○○ TEGSP focus primarily on providing girls from under-privilege communities with comprehensive educational support that includes scholarship, mentoring …
Active Refugee and Migrant Integration in Australia Pty Ltd Active Refugee and Migrant Integration in Australia Pty Ltd QLD ●○○ ARMIA's Vision: An inclusive Australia where people from refugee and migrant backgrounds are supported as integrated and contributing citizens. …
Albury-Wodonga Ethnic Communities Council Inc. Albury-Wodonga Ethnic Communities Council Inc. VIC ●○○ We provided settlement support, information and advocacy and community capacity-building programs to new, emerging and established migrant and refugee…
Welcoming Australia Ltd Welcoming Australia Ltd SA ●●● Welcoming Australia cultivates a culture of welcome and creates opportunities for people of all backgrounds to have equal opportunity to belong, contr…
Sisters of the Good Samaritan Foundation Ltd Sisters of the Good Samaritan Foundation Ltd NSW ●●○ The Foundation provides funding to support the work of the Sisters of the Good Samaritan particularly in areas providing support to women and children…
HEARTDANCERS INCORPORATED HEARTDANCERS INCORPORATED ●○○ We have provided employment and engagement opportunities to 65 First Nations, refugee, asylum seeker and CALD Artists/cultural educators to deliver 23…
Road to Refuge Inc Road to Refuge Inc VIC ●○○ Road to Refuge ran a number of community engagement events to shine a light on the complexity of the issues surrounding those who seek asylum. We ran …
Mazi Mas Inc Mazi Mas Inc ●○○ Mazi Mas assists refugee and asylum seeker women who have been unable to find employment since arriving in Australia. For each of its programs, Mazi …
Mettamorphosis Inc Mettamorphosis Inc ●○○ We undertake the following activities to raise funds and awareness: - fundraising activities to raise funds to support the Chin refugee community scho…
Parent's Cafe - Fairfield Incorporated Parent's Cafe - Fairfield Incorporated NSW ●○○ - We provided vocational sewing classes for disadvantaged refugee women in collaboration with TAFE NSW and Social Outfit (a social enterprise). This …
Community Service (LIBERIA) Incorporated Community Service (LIBERIA) Incorporated QLD ●○○ Community Service (Liberia) Incorporated activities and outcomes have helped its work in the following ways: By providing cleaning and lawn mowing se…
Mercy Community Services SEQ Limited Mercy Community Services SEQ Limited QLD ●●● Mercy Community is committed to connecting people to the services they need in order to live the life they want, whatever their circumstances. Imagine…
Refugee Legal Service (TAS) Inc. Refugee Legal Service (TAS) Inc. TAS ●○○ We offer legal support to asylum seekers, refugees and humanitarian entrants located in Tasmania in their dealings with the Australian legal system wh…
WEFTSHOP LIMITED WEFTSHOP LIMITED NSW ●○○ In 2018-2019 WEFTshop directly supported 24 artisans. We conducted 8 training and product sampling workshops in Thailand and Myanmar that transferred …
Zomi Mission Church Zomi Mission Church ●○○ Our church organise regular church services every saturdays and Sundays. We also organise special events such as - family photo day, sports day, outin…
Shakthi Migrant & Refugee Women's Support Group Melbourne Inc. Shakthi Migrant & Refugee Women's Support Group Melbourne Inc. VIC ●○○ Shakti is a national not for profit community organisation specialised in the area of womens development, empowerment and domestic/ family violence in…
The Water Well Project Limited The Water Well Project Limited ●○○ Using volunteer health care professionals, we provided 137 free health literacy sessions to migrants, refugees and asylum seekers to help improve thei…
The Social Outfit Incorporated The Social Outfit Incorporated NSW ●●○ The Social Outfit is a fashion label with a difference. Were an independently-accredited, ethical trading social enterprise that provides employment a…
Refugee Migrant Children Centre Refugee Migrant Children Centre VIC ●●○ RMCC helps kids from refugee and migrant backgrounds thrive in school and life…
Australian Relief Organisation Limited Australian Relief Organisation Limited NSW ●●○ Through our international development, public health, human aid, and emergency relief programs; we - Established 109 water wells and secured clean dri…
Friends of HEAL Foundation Limited Friends of HEAL Foundation Limited QLD ●○○ The FHEAL Foundation aims to offer direct relief of the helplessness, misfortune and distress experienced by children and young people of refugee back…