Thank you to all our donors who enable the Rapid Response Circle to assist refugees and asylum seekers with not only rent and food but also the extra things like well-fitting shoes so that they can live with dignity.
Category: Circle Stories
Free Talk: Support for refugees and asylum seekers
Speaker Libby Hogarth, Director and Principal Consultant of Australian Migration Options.
You are invited to come to hear from Libby as she tells of the assistance she and her colleagues are providing for refugees and asylum seekers fleeing their homelands.
Learn how God’s people are helping others and of the support provided by Burnside City Uniting Church through BCUC Cares. Stay for a coffee and a chat.
When: 1:30pm Tuesday 13 September
Where: Burnside City Uniting Church (384 Portrush Road, Tusmore)
Invitation to Circle of Friends AGM
You are invited to attend Circles of Friends Australia’s Annual General Meeting 2 – 4pm Friday 23 September 2022 at the Effective Living Centre (26 King William Rd, Wayville) Learn more about the work of each of our Circles as they present their annual reports Plus hear from our special guest speaker Ahmed Hakimi. Afternoon tea will be served afterwards. …
Free Film Event- Australian musicians and refugee awareness
Fleurieu Refugee Support Group will have their AGM with special guests and a FREE MOVIE Scattered People. 23 September from 6pm at Club Fleurieu (140-142 Main South Road) Scattered People is a documentary (60minutes) will appeal to lovers of film and lovers of music. The film shows the power of song to share stories to connect people. It shares insights …
Did you know an asylum seeker from Manus lives next door?
Ahmad (not his real name) is an asylum seeker from Iran. He spent 8 years on Manus Island before being transferred to Australia for emergency medical treatment (related to depression). The future for Ahmad remains uncertain. He is not able to return to Iran, and he is not eligible for resettlement in the US program.