asylum seekers and refugees
Two Uniting Church congregations, Brunswick and Sophia Springs, joined forces on the 18 June (the eve of Refugee Week) to raise funds for the Lentara Asylum Seeker Welcome Centre (ASWC).
Sina Pourhorayed, Crushing Hope. Acrylic on canvas board
Many refugees experience unimaginable horrors when they flee their war-torn homes and seek safety in a new country.
UnitingJustice Australia national director Rev Elenie Poulos has called for the immediate transfer of all asylum seekers on Manus Island to Australia.
An estimated 50,000 people throughout Australia marched in support of refugees as part of the annual Palm Sunday Walk for Justice for Refugees.
More than 20 young refugee men spent a sunny weekend in February surfing and kayaking on the Bellarine coast.
The activities were part of a two-day camp supported by the Queenscliff Uniting Church.
Momentum is building ahead of the upcoming Palm Sunday Walk for Justice for Refugees.
UCA President Stuart McMillan has issued a Pastoral Statement on the legal ramifications of congregations providing sanctuary for the refugees at the centre of the Let Them Stay campaign.
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The #Letthemstay campaign has dominated headlines and opinion pieces for the past fortnight.
Churches offer sanctuary to asylum seekers
Uniting Churches throughout the country have joined with Anglican churches to offer sanctuary for asylum seekers at risk of being sent to offshore detention facilities on the is
The President of the Uniting Church in Australia Stuart McMillan has called on Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to intervene directly to prevent the return of more than 250 asylum seekers, including children and babies, t
By Tim Lam
Australian grandmothers are uniting together with one simple message to the federal government: release all refugee children from detention centres.
Luis Rodriguez with promising young regional soccer player Sajad Hussaini, originally from Afghanistan
Kildonan UnitingCare volunteer Luis Rodriguez has been recognised for his dedication to newly arrived families in She
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