Refugee settlement support

Settlement support

Humanitarian Settlement Services provide essential early support and information to refugees and humanitarian visa entrants to help them settle in Australia. Learn more:

Asylum seeker support

SSI provides support to about 5,000 people seeking asylum in NSW. This includes case management, accommodation assistance and support to join communities. Learn more:

community hubs

Community Hubs

Community Hubs is a national program that supports migrant and refugee parents and children in the education system. Learn more:

SSI Housing Services

Housing Services

SSI provides housing assistance to refugees, humanitarian entrants, people seeking asylum and people at risk of homelessness. Learn more:

Become a foster carer

Foster Care

Contact SSI if you are interested in providing a nurturing home for children in care and maintaining their cultural connections. Learn more:

Youth at work participant

Youth at Work

SSI Youth@Work connects people aged 15-24 from migrant and refugee backgrounds with employment and career mentors. Learn more:

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Arash Bordbar has a global ambition for helping young refugees

Arash 240 webArash Bordbar, who came to Australia as a refugee, is taking his passion to help others to an international level in a bid to shed light on the issues affecting young refugees and people seeking asylum.

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Quality services and support

Settlement Services International is a leading community-based not-for-profit organisation providing a range of services in the areas of refugee settlement, asylum seeker assistancehousing, multicultural foster caredisability support and employment services in NSW.

SSI is also the state-wide umbrella organisation for 11 Migrant Resource Centres and Multicultural Services across NSW.

Our vision is to achieve a society that values the diversity of its people and actively provides support to ensure meaningful social and economic participation and to assist individuals and families reach their potential.