CatholicCare Refugee and Settlement program

  1. About this service

    Provides social and life skills for newly arrived young people and their families, case management, employment and training support, English literacy, financial literacy and family and community participation in social activities, local events, festivals. Service is open to all communities (refugees and newly arrived).

      • Service name

        CatholicCare Refugee and Settlement program

      • Service address

        224 Thomas Street, Dandenong, Vic 3175
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      • Additional sites

        - Ongoing counselling is available at 96 Cleeland Street, Dandenong - Case management available in the Refugee and Settlement Program at 224 Thomas Street, Dandenong.

      • Phone

        03 8710 9600

      • Urgency levels

        Additional Support, Programs/Activities

      • Service area

        City of Greater Dandenong, Cardinia Shire

      • Eligibility criteria

        Young people 18 years to 25 years.
        Younger people with parental consent for counselling services
        Refugee and settlement program 12- 25 years for activities.

      • Interpreters

        Yes but requires booking in advance

      • Service type


      • Costs

        - Fees on a sliding scale depending on income. Fee for counselling services may be waived depending on circumstances.

      • Disability access


    More information for teachers, wellbeing staff and service professionals

      • Specific exclusions


      • Who can refer

        - Ring 03 9793 2200 to make an appointment for counselling - Ring 03 8710 9600 for Refugee and Settlement Programs

  2. CatholicCare Refugee and Settlement program