Refugees

  “I feel that the voices, stories and perspectives of people from refugee backgrounds are excluded from the debate around ‘refugees’,” says 21-year-old Thomas Feng about his association with Road to... Read More
14/06/17
The Centre for Multicultural Youth (CMY) and Ballarat Regional Multicultural Council are teaming up to host a film festival to celebrate the stories of hope, strength and dignity of the people seeking... Read More
09/06/17
Following on from the success of the 2015 and 2016 awards, MY Education is back to acknowledge the exceptional performance by MY Education participants across all levels of the programs including stud... Read More
18/05/17
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Education training is pleased to offer FREE training sessions for Homework Clubs (OSHLSPs) at our Carlton venue in 2017. We will also continue to provide training by request at venues of your choice a... Read More
30/03/17
Shout Out is an innovative public speakers agency that trains and nurtures young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds to share their experiences and views with a wider audience. Shout Out is a... Read More
20/06/16
Ali* is a 20-year old Ballarat resident, who has taken on a number of volunteering roles, including advocating for asylum seekers and volunteering at CMY events. I came to Australia in 2013 by boat. F... Read More
11/04/16
CMY welcomes Latrobe Valley move to become a Refugee Welcome Zone Gippsland residents and community organisations celebrated Harmony Day this week by officially launching the Valley as a Refugee Welco... Read More
21/03/16
Kickstart the new year by investing in a young refugee's life. Make your new year's resolution a memorable one, a resolution that could not only change your life, but the lives of newly arrived refuge... Read More
04/01/16
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This fact sheet is for frontline staff working with young people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) backgrounds who have migrated to Australia on Remaining Relative (115) visas and Orpha... Read More
26/08/14
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The Multicultural Youth Advocacy Network (MYAN) has released policy recommendations aimed at removing the barriers that many young people face when settling in Australia. A common theme across Austral... Read More
11/04/14