Volunteer with the ASRC

Are you passionate about supporting and empowering refugees and people seeking asylum? Been looking for a way to put your values into action?

We are on the lookout for compassionate people to join the more than 1,200 volunteers already making an impact in the lives of people seeking asylum.


Refugee Asylum hands

Stand with us

Join the community to stay informed about our latest campaigns and how you can take action, breaking news and stories of people seeking asylum and refugees.



Volunteers are the lifeblood of the ASRC. Join our community of over 1200 volunteers and make a positive impact on the lives of refugees and people seeking asylum.

Feast for Freedom

A delicious new fundraising event that celebrates the flavours and diversity that people seeking asylum bring to Australia. Put your compassion into action this March.


Fundraise for us

Fundraise for us

There are a heap of fun ways you can help raise funds for the ASRC; from hosting an event and setting a challenge to selling a product where proceeds support people seeking asylum.

Donate in lieu of a gift

Offering a donation to the ASRC in lieu of a gift, celebration or in memorium, is a wonderful way to advocate for, and create positive change for people seeking asylum and refugees.

Donate in lieu of a gift

Leave a gift in your Will

Leaving a legacy gift or bequest is a wonderful way to make a lasting and positive impact on the lives of people seeking asylum in the community.

Donate food and material items

Give food and material items

Our food and material aid programs offer food security and essential items to people seeking asylum and refugees thanks to the generous donations of people like you.

Mental health and housing

Workplace giving

Workplace giving is one of the easiest ways to support the ASRC, it also providing great benefits to employers and their staff who choose to give from their pay.

Partner with us

Partner with us

As an organisation, you have the power to change the lives of people seeking asylum and refugees. Your support can make a difference.


ASRC Catering

ASRC Catering

ASRC Catering is an award-winning social enterprise of the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre (ASRC) serving delicious global food experiences since 2006.

ASRC Cleaning

ASRC Cleaning

ASRC Cleaning is a social enterprise of the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre (ASRC) that provide commercial and domestic cleaning services around Melbourne.

Kon Karapanagiotidis

Request a speaker

ASRC CEO and Founder, Kon Karapanagiotidis offers over fifteen years experience as a public speaker and emcee. His talks inspire the hearts and minds of audiences.

Work with us

ASRC staff


Find current vacancies and how you can be part of the ASRC team.

For schools

ASRC schools program visit

Schools program

The Schools program provides young people with the opportunity to learn more about people seeking asylum. Find out how your school could visit the ASRC.