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Refugees and newly arrived migrant support

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Summary

If you are a refugee or a newly arrived migrant in Yarra, the refugee and migrant caseworkers at the Neighbourhood Justice Centre are here to offer you support.

In association with the New Hope Foundation, the Neighbourhood Justice Centre caseworkers offer direct services to refugees who have arrived in the last five years. They are able to support Yarra residents in:

  • Finding housing
  • Gaining employment and training
  • Accessing health services
  • Navigating Centrelink processes
  • Being mentored by other community members
  • Accessing material aid such as 'infant essential packs'

The New Hope caseworkers are here to help migrants and refugees realise their hope of a new life in Australia.  

To make an appointment telephone 9948 8777 or visit the information desk at the Centre, 241 Wellington St Collingwood Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

Advice

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are advised that this website may contain images and voices of people who have died.

Reviewed: 19/12/2014 © 2016 State Government of Victoria