Visit an asylum seeker

Mohammad at Solo Lake

Mohammad at Solo Lake

Would you like to visit an asylum seeker or refugee in your area?

Welcome to Australia are a non profit group of people from a range of cultures, faiths and political persuasions who offer a warm, positive and dignified welcome to asylum seekers, refugees and other new arrivals and who are committed to the vision of an inclusive, welcoming and just Australia. Their website below shows ways in which you can visit and help asylum seekers in detention and refugees settled in our Australian community.

Visit an asylum seeker in a detention centre

Contacts for visitor groups in each state are as follows:

TASMANIA
Tasmanian Asylum Seeker Support – TASS
Website: www.tasasylum.org
Email: tasasylum@gmail.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tasasylum

VICTORIA
Asylum Seeker Resource Centre – ASRC
Website: www.asrc.org.au
Email: admin@asrc.org.au
Address: 12 Batman Street, West Melbourne VIC 3003
Phone:(03) 9326 6066

NEW SOUTH WALES
Villawood Health and Well-Being Volunteer Program
Website: villawoodvollies.org
The website has email and Facebook links.

QUEENSLAND
Multicultural Development Association (MDA)
Website: www.mdainc.org.au
Address: 28 Dibley Street, Woolloongabba Brisbane QLD 4102.
Other offices in Toowomba and Rockhampton
Phone: (07) 3337 5400

The Romero Centre
Website: romerocentre.org.au
Email: admin@romerocentre.org.au
Address: 20 Dutton St., DUTTON PARK, Qld, 4102
Phone: (07) 3013 0100

NORTHERN TERRITORY
Darwin Asylum Seeker Support & Advocacy Network (DASSAN)
Website: dassan.weebly.com
Email: dassan2011@gmail.com

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Coalition for Asylum Seekers, Refugees and Detainees – CARAD
Website: www.carad.org.au
Address: Trinity Refugee Centre, 245 Stirling St, Perth WA 6000
Phone: (08) 9227 7322

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Inverbrackie Good Neighbour Council
Website: ingc.org
Email: info@ingc.org
Phone: (08) 8391 5218