There is a great need for the general public to be properly informed on the experience of people seeking asylum in Australia. We feel an obligation to provide a balance to media perceptions which can lead to negative assumptions about people in detention. The following links will assist you with useful information.
Links for further information on asylum seeker experience
Asylum Seeker Resource Centre: www.asrc.org.au
The Refugee Council of Australia: www.refugeecouncil.org.au
Australian Government Human Rights Website: www.humanrights.gov.au/human_rights/immigration/index.html
Darwin Asylum Seekers Support and Advocacy Group: www.dassan.org
Edmund Rice Centre: Awareness Advocacy Action: www.erc.org.au