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Out now! The JRS Australia Annual Report 2019 is available to read online.

18th June 2020

Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) Australia’s 2019 Annual Report is available to read here. Thank you for standing with us in our mission to accompany, serve and advocate to promote the dignified living of refugees, people seeking asylum and migrants in…

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Where Community Lies: Reflections from the Frontline by Amelia Savage

4th June 2020

It’s Wednesday. It is cold outside but I wouldn’t know. I’ve done over 11,000 steps so far today. My phone has been counting whilst I run up and down these hallways, carrying boxes, making mental notes, chatting on the phone,…

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Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) Australia welcomes NSW government support for people seeking asylum, refugees, and migrants in vulnerable situations

4th June 2020

Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) Australia welcomes the Berejiklian Government’s provision of support for temporary migrants, including people seeking asylum in NSW. Acting Minister for Multiculturalism Geoff Lee said that the NSW government would provide $6 million in funding to ensure…

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COVID-19 Winter Appeal: Help refugees and people seeking asylum

1st June 2020

Dear friends and supporters,  Our thoughts and prayers have been with each of you during the COVID-19 crisis. Thank you again for your solidarity with the people we serve.  The impacts of COVID-19 on refugees and people seeking asylum. Coronavirus…

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