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Support for refugees and asylum-seekers

Often escaping conflict, persecution, violence and instability, many refugees and asylum-seekers have had a disrupted education. Add to that a language barrier, different cultural attitudes to learning and the challenges of building a new life in another country, and many struggle at school, few go to college and some find it difficult to find work. Click on the links below to explore sources of support, information and advice that can help refugees and asylum-seekers access and succeed in their learning.

Jargon Buster

Do you know your EAL from your WFH? Click the button for plain English explanations of commonly used learning, work, careers and education terms.