June 15, 2020

Refugee Week in the Year of Welcome

ARA will mark World Refugee Day on Saturday June 20 with a livestream cooking event from the Migration Museum.
June 5, 2020

ARA’s 2020 Youth Ambassador Program gets off to a great start!

The new ARA Youth Ambassadors had their first official gathering, connecting via zoom.
June 4, 2020

How your support is helping communities stop family violence

Thanks to strong support from donors, ARA's Communities for Change program has been stepped up.
May 29, 2020

A child’s gift keeps on giving

Anisa’s Alphabet is a new picture book about a child refugee’s journey, by award-winning Australian writer Mike Dumbleton and well-known illustrator Hannah Sommerville.
May 25, 2020
Help Jonas

Help ARA’s Emergency Support Service get Jonas to safety

Jonas fled to Australia fearing for his life, with just the clothes on his back. Now his life is in peril once more. He is homeless, sleeping in his car. He is alone, unwell and in grave danger.
May 24, 2020

You’ve made a difference for Mara – thank you

‘I’m so happy I can’t believe it!’ - That’s how Mara, a young mum who recently arrived in Australia, reacted to her new home and new hope for her two little girls.
May 18, 2020
National Volunteer Week

Celebrating National Volunteer Week

ARA is celebrating the contribution of volunteers who give ARA's work a reach and depth far beyond the scope of our funding.
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.
February 26, 2020

Homework Club Evaluation

ARA homework clubs are one of ARA’s most effective and enduring initiatives. Read the results of the latest evaluation of this program.