Southern Migrant and Refugee Centre

  1. About this service

    Provides one-on-one support to refugee young people. Other services include activities (sport, school holiday programs and homework support).

      • Service name

        Southern Migrant and Refugee Centre

      • Service address

        39 Clow Street, Dandenong Vic 3175
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      • Phone

        03 9767 1900

      • Urgency levels

        Additional Support, Programs/Activities

      • Service area

        City of Casey, City of Greater Dandenong, Cardinia Shire

      • Age group

        16 - 25 years

      • Eligibility criteria

        Refugee young people aged 16-25 living in the City of Greater Dandenong, City of Casey or Cardinia Shire who hold a permanent visa and have been in Australia for less than five years.

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      • Costs

        - SMRC services are free. Sporting activities or school holiday program activities may incur a small charge.

      • Disability access Yes
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      • Participation length

        - Homework support is delivered during term. School holiday programs during term breaks and other activities are provided from time to time. Youth workers are available to meet refugee young people who are looking for personal support during normal work hours.

      • Specific exclusions

        Temporary visa holders are not eligible.

      • Who can refer

        - Anyone can refer. Young people can self refer.

  2. Southern Migrant and Refugee Centre