“Refugee” Charities in Australia

Largest

Charity Name State Size Summary
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…
HOST International Ltd HOST International Ltd NSW ●●● Host International Ltd has, as its dominant purpose(s), the following objectives: (a) the relief of poverty, distress, suffering or helplessness; (b) …
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…
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…
Womens Health Care Assn Inc Womens Health Care Assn Inc WA ●●● Womens Health & Family Services is a not-for-profit organisation that specialises in women's health issues. These include: medical, counselling, …
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…
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 …
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…
The Bread & Butter Project The Bread & Butter Project NSW ●●● We established a social enterprise wholesale bakery and commenced the production and sale of bread to generate income towards funding training program…
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
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…
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 …
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 NSW ●●● We provide services to the most vulnerable and disadvantaged people from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds, including migrant c…
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 …
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…
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)…
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 communit…
Leading The Way With Dr. Michael Youssef Australia Limited Leading The Way With Dr. Michael Youssef Australia Limited NSW ●●● Broadcasting Dr Michael Youssef's bible teaching on radio and television.…
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…
Australia Day Council Of Sa Inc Australia Day Council Of Sa Inc SA ●●● The Australia Day Council of South Australia (ADCSA) is an independent, non-profit, membership-based association. Our vision is to inspire national pr…
QUEANBEYAN MULTILINGUAL CENTRE INC QUEANBEYAN MULTILINGUAL CENTRE INC NSW ●●● We provide employment, training, accommodation, welfare support and financial relief to migrants, refugees.…
Migrant Womens Emergency Support Service Inc Migrant Womens Emergency Support Service Inc QLD ●●● The Immigrant Women's Support Service provided domestic and/or sexual violence support services to a total of 767 women from culturally and lingu…
Brisbane Multicultural Arts Centre Limited Brisbane Multicultural Arts Centre Limited QLD ●●● Assisted with: 1. Development of artists and arts workers from Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander, Migrant and Refugee Background through development …
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 …
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, cont…
Nepean Community College Inc Nepean Community College Inc NSW ●●● In 2018 the College provided for over 3,400 places in community education and training utilising its program design capabilities to build lifelong, li…
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
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…
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 VIC ●○○ We promote greater understanding and mutual respect between cultural groups of migrant and refugee women within Australia, and we advance informal edu…
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…
Pushing Barriers Inc Pushing Barriers Inc QLD ●○○ *The management committees goals for the year were to give as many boys and girls from a refugee background, ages 12-18, the opportunity to play sport…
Find The Lost Coins Pty Ltd Find The Lost Coins Pty Ltd NSW ●○○ Domestic - We helped with medical expenses for a new refugee to Australia, we raised funds to help integrate a refugee family prior to their arrival i…
Blue Mountains Refugee Support Group Inc Blue Mountains Refugee Support Group Inc NSW ●○○ We provide practical and emotional support to refugees and asylum seekers in the western part of Sydney. We visit Villawood Detention Centre, suppor…
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 ●●● Host International Ltd has, as its dominant purpose(s), the following objectives: (a) the relief of poverty, distress, suffering or helplessness; (b) …
First Hike Project Inc First Hike Project Inc ●○○ We take newly arrived refugee youth on overnight hiking and camping adventures to help them feel more at home in Australia.…
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 …
The River Nile Learning Centre Inc. The River Nile Learning Centre Inc. VIC ●○○ RNLC delivers English as an Additional Language (EAL) classes for Refugee and Asylum Seeker women in a supportive and nurturing environment. We also d…
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 have provided phone credit, material aid (clothing, shoes, phones and other items), funded medical and dental care, and provided trauma counselling…
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 VIC ●○○ We provided English as an additional language training to Hazara women from refugee backgrounds. We provided living in Australia life skills training …
Happy Brain Education Limited Happy Brain Education Limited VIC ●○○ We provided tutoring and mentoring services in Broadmeadows, Noble Park and online. We also conducted mentoring services in schools.…
Australian Refugee and Migrant Care Services Limited Australian Refugee and Migrant Care Services Limited ●○○ We provided ongoing health care coordination, health advocacy, and social support to 120 former refugees in North Brisbane. We registered as a provi…
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 …
Sharing Hope Ltd Sharing Hope Ltd VIC ●○○ Sharing Hope's purpose is to support and encourage refugees and internally displaced people on the Thai-Burma border. Our activities support this…
Para Marcia Ltd Para Marcia Ltd NSW ●○○ We collected and provided materials and equipment to NGO services as well as supporting the development of other health outcomes in East Timor…
Refugee Association of Logan Inc. Refugee Association of Logan Inc. QLD ●○○ We conducted English classes to educate newly arrived migrants and refugees. At the office we filled all sorts of application forms eg. Citizenship, F…
Promoting Healthy Outcomes for Refugees Promoting Healthy Outcomes for Refugees ●○○ PHOR undertook a number of projects to promote the health and well-being of refugees, but primarily did planning and research to determine future prio…
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, cont…
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 NSW ●○○ WE ARE A CHARITY ORGANISATION BASED IN SYDNEY THAT ADVANCES CULTURAL DIVERSITY IN THE ARTS (MUSIC, DANCE, STORY TELLING AND VISUAL ARTS) TO INFLUENCE …
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 …
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 …
The Welcome Group Inc The Welcome Group Inc
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. …
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…
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…
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 ●○○ 2018 CHARITABLE ACTIVITIES ELDERLY AND DISABLED DOMESTIC SERVICES Community Service (Liberia) Incorporated is providing domestic services to the eld…
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 …
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…
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…