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There are many resources on refugees and people seeking asylum. On this page, you can find the latest reports and other resources.

Latest resources

Service Responses For People With Disabilities From Refugee Backgrounds In Northern Melbourne

Service responses for people with disabilities from refugee backgrounds in Northern Melbourne

A new report looks at the problems of people with disabilities from a refugee background in northern Melbourne. The difficulties of those in need of disability support in getting appropriate support are made even more challenging for those from a refugee background. These challenges are the focus of a report by the Victorian Refugee Health Network, Service responses for people with disabilities from refugee backgrounds in northern Melbourne.
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Red Cross Celebrates 25 Years Of Supporting People Seeking Asylum

Red Cross celebrates 25 years of supporting people seeking asylum

In 2018, Australian Red Cross found out it would no longer be funded by the Australian Government to provide support to people seeking asylum under the Status Resolution Support Services program. The end of the contract proved a perfect time to celebrate the work the Red Cross has done in providing support to people seeking asylum in its remarkable report, 'Changing Lives, Changing Minds, Changing Rules'.
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Labour Migration As Complementary Pathways For Refugees In The Asia-Pacific

Labour migration as complementary pathways for refugees in the Asia-Pacific

This paper from the Lowy Institute looks at he nature of abour migration in the Asia-Pacific region, and its relationship to pathways for people seeking asylum. It aims to identify ways in which countries can extend legal labour-based schemes to refugees and people seeking asylum, who might otherwise be at risk from people smugglers and human traffickers.
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What Do We Know About People Seeking Asylum And Employment?

What do we know about people seeking asylum and employment?

Misinformation about people seeking asylum and employment is widespread. A journal article, 'People seeking asylum in Australia and their access to employment: just what do we know?', examines what we do and do not know about access to employment for people seeking asylum.
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Australia’s Hidden Homeless

Australia’s hidden homeless

The Hotham Mission’s Asylum Seeker Project (ASP) provides housing and support to asylum seekers in Victoria. In 2010, they released a report outlining the challenges faced by agencies housing people seeking asylum. The report included 11 recommendations to the Government, along with a proposed model for combating homelessness.
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