Refugee Week 2019
Raise awareness about the issues affecting refugees and celebrate the positive contributions made by refugees to Australian society.
'We will open our hearts to the cries of the poor...' (Chapter Statement).
Sisters of Mercy Parramatta Congregation, together with all members of Mercy International Association, accompany, advocate, educate and collaborate with others, for and on behalf of refugees and asylum seekers .
The theme for Refugee Week (16-22 June 2019) #WithRefugees is the continuing 3 year theme in Australia with the focus ‘Share a Meal, Share a Story’ to celebrate refugee stories.
View the stories of Australia's Refugee Week Ambassadors.
Every refugee has their own story to tell.
Whose story will you seek out and listen to this week?