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Arif's Story

Arif​ Khan is a 25 year old Shia Muslim refugee, who received the national Cultural Understanding Award in April 2014 for his work with... … more

"Low-income couples with children to bear brunt of Abbott Governments budget: study." Article by Emma Griffiths ABC News Political Correspondent

The findings from the National Centre for Social and Economic Modelling (NATSEM) at Canberra University stand in contrast to the... … more

Human Rights in Western Australia - A report card on developments in 2013

This report card is a joint publication by CLCA and the King & Wood Mallesons HRLG, which aims to build upon the 2011 and 2012 Report... … more

Australian Churches Refugee Taskforce - 'Cruelty the only winner in Austerity Budget'

This article is reproduced with permission from the Australian Churches Refugee Taskforce. For further information on the taskforce... … more

Australian Catholic Bishops Conference statement on Asylum Seekers

Australian Catholic Bishops Conference Friday 9 May 2014 'The Australian Catholic Bishops call on parliamentarians of all parties to... … more

We will right this terrible wrong (Article by Brother Julian McDonald)

​The Australian ran this opinion piece on Monday 12 May 2014 by Brother Julian McDonald, Deputy Province Leader, Christian Brothers... … more

Ethnic Communities Council of Western Australia - Discussion forum re proposed changes to the Racial Discrimination Act - Monday 28 April 5.30pm

ECCWA has organised a discussion forum at 20 View St. North Perth at 5:30 pm on Monday the 28 of April 2014, to discuss proposed changes... … more

Walk a Mile In Her Shoes - Perth, WA - 18 May 2014

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes is an international men's march to stop rape, sexual assault and gender violence against women. The inaugural... … more

Sorry Day, Monday 26 May 2014

Come along to this important event to be held at the Sorry Poles, Wellington Square, East Perth. … more

Australian Catholic Migrant and Refugee Office - Media Release 11 April 2014 - Catholic Church expresses support for Tamil asylum seeker in hospital.

The Catholic Church expresses support for Tamil asylum seeker in hospital. This tragic event again highlights the need to urgently... … more

Royal Commission announces first public hearing to be held in Perth

A public hearing will commence in Perth on 28 April 2014 into the experiences of a number of men who were resident at Christian Brothers'... … more

2014 Families Australia Oration by Royal Commission Chair, Justice Peter McClellan

Speaking at this year's Child Aware Approaches Conference in Melbourne Justice McClellan gave an informative and moving oration on child... … more

$115 million extension to homelessness services announced

The Australian Government will provide $115 million to ensure critical homelessness services continue to support some of Australia's most... … more

Mental Heath Funding extended for 2014/15

The Minister for Health has announced a 12 month extension of funding for mental health to enable services to continue whilst the... … more

National Closing the Gap Day 2014

National Closing the Gap Day is an important event on the annual calendar that allows the opportunity for both individuals, groups and... … more

Royal Commission into Child Sexual Abuse

The Royal Commission and the Catholic Church: Link to the E-newsletter of the Catholic Church's 'Truth, Justice and Healing Council'. … more

Removing children not the solution - Centrecare Director's interviews with 720ABC and 6PR

Removing children not the solution - Centrecare Director's interviews with 720ABC and 6PR … more

International Women's Day - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Saturday March 8, marks the date that International Women's Day will be celebrated in 2014. … more

Removing problem kids not the solution

The West Australian on 1 March 2014 published an article by Karl O'Callaghan, Police Commissioner of WA, raising his concerns around the... … more

1000 attend candelight vigil at Stirling Gardens to remember Manus Island victim.

The Director of Centrecare was among the 1000 people who attended a candelight vigil at Stirling Gardens on the night of Sunday 23... … more

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