The Talking about health and experiences of using health services with people from refugee backgrounds project conducted 115 consultations with people from refugee backgrounds, including people seeking asylum, in Victoria in March and April 2016. The consultations asked people about t
This report presents the process and the findings from a project conducted by the Victorian Refugee Health Network from July 2015 to July 2016. The project aimed to consult with people from refugee backgrounds, including people seeking asylum, about health and experience of using heal
The Refugee Council of Australia has submitted its annual recommendations for the Federal Government’s Refugee and Humanitarian Program and broader refugee policy. The recommendations are based on consultations with communities in every state.
This report is the culmination of several STARTTS consultations with Sri Lankan Tamil community groups in Sydney. The report provides a history of the conflict in Sri Lanka, the Tamil community in NSW, and issues relevant to health including traditional ways of coping, mourning, and c
During October and November 2012, Refugee Council of Australia conducted national community consultations to gather views on issues to be considered by the Australian Government in planning its 2013-14 Refugee and Humanitarian Program. Consultations were conducted in 26 locations in 1
This background paper was produced as part of the Good Food for New Arrivals Project at ASETTS in 2008. The paper outlines some common pre and post arrival factors affecting refugee health, and also outlines issues identified as nutritional problems by refugee community groups in Pert