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Our mission is to help refugees become settled and participating citizens of Australia. Our vision is an Australia where refugees are an integral part of a thriving, prosperous community.
Qasem is a resilient young man who was forced to flee Afghanistan as a child and seek refuge along with his family. Prior to this, his father spoke about his hope for one of his children to become a pilot, but as the family was forced to escape the Taliban by crossing into Pakistan, this dream seemed unlikely to be realised.However, Qasem remained determined and has pursued his dreams in the face of adversity.Qasem lost both of his parents when heRead more
The Australian Refugee Association is delighted to announce that our Youth Ambassador Rachel Nyiramugisha was recognised with an Award for Excellence in Languages and Culture on Australia Day. Provided by the Multicultural Education Committee on behalf of the Minister for Education and Child Development, the Award was given to a young person who advocates for a multicultural Australia, has a high degree of competence in more than one language andRead more
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