1. Mar, 2018

MARCH 2018

THIS MONTHS SELECTED CHARITY is

West Welcome Wagon (WWW) (Here in Melbourne) assists more than 500 households of asylum seekers from 20 countries. Asylum seekers who have fled homeland conflict and are seeking protection in Australia.

Asylum seekers are classified differently to refugees and their aid and financial rights are less. 

The majority of asylum seekers that WWW assist are on Bridging Visas, with limited work rights and an income below that of the lowest Centrelink pension. Most have absolutely nothing when they are met by WWW representatives.

WWW receive referrals directly from government funded Case Managers (Red Cross, AMES, Life Without Barriers); from word of mouth; and from allied agencies such as Hobsons Bay Refugee Network Inc.

Join us now and help us to help these people in finding a new life here in Australia - a minimum donation equivalent to just $1.00 pw will help make a difference. TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE A BIGGER DIFFERENCE!  Larger donations are of course always welcome. All donations of $2.00 or more are fully tax deductable. Take action and go to the DONATE NOW tab

For more information see the West Welcome Wagon Website:- https://www.westwelcomewagon.org.au/