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Finding others to form a mentor group

Finding others to form a mentor group

If you're wanting to be part of a mentor group but have run out of ideas in terms of finding others in your community who want to do the same, you can find like-minded individuals using the Facebook group that CRSA has set up for this purpose. Please note this is a...

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Latest Event

New Program Intake – Public Information Session

New Program Intake – Public Information Session

  • Date: September 29, 2021
  • Start: 10:00 am
  • End: 11:30 am
  • Location: Via Zoom

After the success of our initial pilot program in 2020, we are excited to announce our plans to run the Group Mentorship Program for a second time (with four different starting dates) in 2021. We are running online public information sessions for you to gain...

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Latest Video

Learn more about being a mentor

Learn more about being a mentor

  • Watch time: 18:45
  • Tags: Group Mentorship Program mentoring

Hear about Rebecca Young's experience as a mentor in our pilot group mentorship program. This video features the Q + A section of CRSA's Mentor Experience Info Session on 26 August, 2021. Thanks to Rebecca and other members of the community involved in this session.

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Latest Publication

Letter to your MP Template

Letter to your MP Template

  • File type: docx
  • File size: 16KB

If you'd like to voice your support for CRSA's work by writing to your MP, we've provided a template below as a starting point. This template letter specifically addresses Australia's intake of Afghan refugees and community sponsorship. Thank you for your...

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How you can help

How you can help

A lot of everyday Australians want to help refugees and in the context of the crisis in Afghanistan we've seen a huge outpouring of offers of support from the community. We've created the 'CRSA...

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Letter to your MP Template

Letter to your MP Template

  • File type: docx
  • File size: 16KB

If you'd like to voice your support for CRSA's work by writing to your MP, we've provided a template below as a starting point. This template letter specifically addresses Australia's intake of...

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CRSA Overview 2o21

CRSA Overview 2o21

  • File type: pdf
  • File size: 7.2MB

Community sponsorship of refugees is a growing global phenomenon which expands resettlement capacity through harnessing the resources and networks of local volunteer groups, who are trained and...

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Group Mentorship Pilot Program

Group Mentorship Pilot Program

CRSA’s Group Mentorship Pilot Program (2020) In early 2020, as Australia responded to the global coronavirus pandemic, our international borders were largely closed to humanitarian entrants and...

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Our history – An in depth look

Our history – An in depth look

Community sponsorship of refugees is a growing global phenomenon which can improve and expand refugee resettlement opportunities through harnessing the resources and networks of local volunteer...

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