Topic "Migrants And Refugees" in Somali - total 11 documentsTitle: About ECCV
Summary: The Ethnic Communities’ Council of Victoria Inc. (ECCV) is the peak body for ethnic and multicultural organisations in Victoria.
Title: Crisis payment for humanitarian entrants (Bilingual version)
Summary: Crisis Payment is a special one-off payment to assist with immediate settlement needs if you are a newly arrived humanitarian entrant
Title: Family violence and partner visas factsheet
Summary: Partner visa holders do not have to remain in an abusive relationship to stay in Australia In Australia, domestic and family violence is not accepted. A partner, family members or other people in the community cannot threaten your visa status. If you hold a temporary Partner visa (subclass 300, 309 or 820) and experience family violence and your relationship ends, there are provisions in Australia’s migration laws to allow you to continue with your permanent Partner visa (subclass 100 or 801) application. If you or someone you know is in danger call the police on 000. Police in Australia are safe and can be trusted. For free, confidential counselling and information call 1800 RESPECT on 1800 737 732. If you need a free interpreter call 131 450.
Title: Family Violence - Information for Women
Summary: The information in this fact sheet is for immigrant and refugee women. It aims to raise awareness about family violence and your health. It also talks about seeking help, where to go, who to contact and what happens when you talk to a health professional about your situation.
Title: Forced and early marriage factsheet
Summary: Forcing anybody to get married is a serious crime in Australia In Australia, people are free to choose whether to get married. It is illegal to take or send someone to another country for forced marriage or get someone else to organise this Forced and early marriage is sometimes linked with moving people to another country or across borders against their will, and this is illegal. Contact details of support services are provided in this brochure
Title: Our Voices - Stories of carers from refugee and migrant backgrounds
Summary: Our Voices, Stories of carers from migrant and refugee backgrounds, is a beautifully crafted series of five short films offering rare and profound insight into the lives of carers from migrant and refugee backgrounds, caring for family with mental illness.
Title: Sexual Assault factsheet
Summary: In Australia, it is against the law to sexually assault anyone. A person who commits sexual assault can go to jail, whether they are a man or a woman. Sexual assault can include: forcing anyone to have sex or perform sexual acts; forcing anyone to watch pornography; or having sex or performing sexual acts with a child.
Title: Skills for Education and Employment (Bilingual version)
Summary: If you are a job seeker and need to improve your spoken English, reading, writing or basic maths skills, you may be eligible for the Skills for Education and Employment program. This program will help you gain the skills and confidence you need to improve your chances of getting a job or successfully completing vocational training.
Title: Status Resolution Support Services (SRSS) payment—Reporting your income (Bilingual version)
Summary: If you or your partner have started working you will need to let Centrelink know immediately. This is because what you and your partner earn affects your Status Resolution Support Services (SRSS) payments. This fact sheet explains how and what you need to report..
Title: Status Resolution Support Services payment (Bilingual version)
Summary: The Status Resolution Support Services (SRSS) payment helps you meet basic living expenses while you are in Australia and waiting to hear about your immigration status.You might be eligible for a Living Allowance. Depending on your circumstances, your payment may also include Rental Assistance Allowance and/or Dependent Child Allowance. You may also be given access to Medicare
Title: Your Rights in Victoria
Summary: In Victoria it is against the law for someone to discriminate against you because of your race, religion, sex, political beliefs and many other things.
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