The Status Resolution Support Services (SRSS) program provides support to asylum seekers who are living in the community on temporary visas while their status as a refugee is being assessed. Services include temporary accommodation, income support and case management.
The community support assistants (community language) build on the case management support offered to clients of the SRSS Program by guiding access to local services, support with life skills development, local community linkages and building social networks. Volunteers also provide language support when and where required.
N.B. A regular commitment of at least one shift per week is requested for this role.
It is also a requirement of this role that volunteers have a proficiency in any one of the following languages: Arabic, Dari, Farsi, Hazaragi, Tamil or Rohingya.