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Romero Centre is transitioning to the Catholic Archdiocese of Brisbane

We are very pleased to announce that from 1 July 2024, the Catholic Archdiocese of Brisbane will assume oversight of the Romero Centre.
 
The Romero Centre will continue to provide critical services to hundreds of families and individuals seeking asylum. We will continue to be supported by the generosity of donors and volunteers who work alongside the team of 5 staff members to provide vital support to those most in need.
 
Securing the future of the Romero Centre is an exciting new chapter for the Archdiocese of Brisbane and for the Romero Centre. We look forward to continuing to partner with you all in this exciting new season.

Love has no borders

Here at the Romero Centre, we welcome and support people seeking asylum, we walk the path where human dignity is considered sacred and where love has no borders.

Inspired by the mission of Oscar Romero and a deep respect for the human sovereign soul, the Romero Centre aspire to support the most vulnerable people in our community.

The Romero Centre is passionately and wholeheartedly working towards a community that we all want to be a part of.

Support for people seeking asylum

Practical Support

Food and shelter for people seeking asylum living in Brisbane.
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English & Skills

Free English classes, training and employment opportunities.
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Legal Connections

Support, process guidance and access to lawyers.
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Community Connections

Bringing the community together through activities.
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With the community’s support, we will continue to share the journey of people seeking asylum. Providing genuine welcome and the right support for those who have fled danger and are now struggling to survive in South East Queensland.

235

ESL (English as a Second Language) classes delivered

+18K

nights of community accommodation for people seeking asylum

410

participants in community sharing and training programs

197

$25 Halal food vouchers distributed

While we’re getting settled and setting up our online giving options, the best way to support us is via direct deposit.

Account name: Romero Centre  | BSB: 064 786  |  A/c number: 100028330

Please send an email to romerocentre@bne.catholic.net.au to let us know about your donation and we will send you a receipt.

Thank you for your support!

Acknowledgement of Country: In the spirit of reconciliation Romero Centre acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respect to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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