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.
February 24, 2020

Horn of Africa

Celebrate 30 years of African refugee settlement in this taste-fest of Ethiopian, Eritrean, Somali and South Sudanese cultures.
February 21, 2020

Men’s Backgammon Group

Our men’s backgammon group has had a great start, with 10 keen players attending.
February 20, 2020

Unveiling ARA’s 45th Anniversary Logo

2020 marks the 45th anniversary of the establishment of the Australian Refugee Association, formally known as the Indo China Refugee Association – one of the earliest refugee support agencies in Australia.
February 6, 2020

Become an ARA Youth Ambassador!

February 4, 2020

ARA Youth Programs

School’s back and so are our popular youth programs: Homework Club, ARA Hang Out and Art at ARA. Come along and join us!
January 23, 2020

Young Women’s Leadership Camp

The annual Young Women’s Leadership Camp was held in mid January, with 15 participants from various cultural backgrounds (Afghan, Burmese, Bhutanese, Congolese, Venezuelan – to name a few).
January 20, 2020

Syrian Women’s Group

Exploring the health benefits of Art Therapy.