April 2, 2020

Help ARA’s Emergency Support Service get Mara and her girls to safety

Mara came to Australia with just one wish – to create a new life for her little girls. But without your help, she and her children will soon be homeless amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
March 24, 2020

Service update: what’s continuing at ARA

The Australian Refugee Association is committed to supporting our clients and protecting the community throughout the COVID19 pandemic.
March 17, 2020

Your Health Comes First: ARA’s Response to COVID19

The Australian Refugee Association is deeply committed to protecting clients, staff, volunteers and the community from COVID-19, commonly known as “Coronavirus”.
February 26, 2020

Homework Club Evaluation

ARA homework clubs are one of ARA’s most effective and enduring initiatives, offering free tutoring in a group environment. The research conducted by Christabel Ballard found that ARA’s homework clubs are rewarding for students and their volunteer tutors, but more research is needed.
February 24, 2020

Horn of Africa

Celebrate 30 years of African refugee settlement in this taste-fest of Ethiopian, Eritrean, Somali and South Sudanese cultures.
February 21, 2020

Men’s Backgammon Group

Our men’s backgammon group has had a great start, with 10 keen players attending.
February 20, 2020

Unveiling ARA’s 45th Anniversary Logo

2020 marks the 45th anniversary of the establishment of the Australian Refugee Association, formally known as the Indo China Refugee Association – one of the earliest refugee support agencies in Australia.