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Get involved with these organisations which provide vital help to refugees and asylum seekers in Australia and around the world.
15 Jun 2015 - 4:16 PM  UPDATED 17 Jul 2015 - 11:54 AM

Amnesty International relies on people like you. We are dedicated to defending human rights  around the world, including the right to seek asylum. Your contribution helps us research the  plight of people fleeing violence and terror, and campaign for government policies which protect  refugees. Get involved.

The Asylum Seeker Resource Centre provides aid, advocacy, justice and empowerment services for  over a thousand asylum seekers in Australia, relying on community donations for 95% of our  funding. Helping us means helping asylum seekers with legal assistance, blankets, medicine, food  and many other basic human rights. Get involved.

The Australian Red Cross support asylum seekers, immigration detainees and refugees. Your  donation allows Red Cross to visit detention centres, provide emergency financial relief for asylum  seekers and reunite families torn apart by conflict or disaster. Get involved.

UNHCR protects and assists more than 10 million refugees worldwide, and a further 14.4 million  people forcibly displaced within their own countries. Australia for UNHCR's generous supporters  help provide food, shelter, water, medical attention, sanitation and security, while working to find  lasting solutions to their plight. Get involved.