WELCOME TO WESTERN SYDNEY MRCWe work with newly arrived migrants, refugees, and diverse communities.

Building their capacity to take part in local life within their community.

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STRONG COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS Providing a range of services

From casework to community program facilitation we ensure that our program, events and support are based on our clients' needs and wants.

SERVICES

A DEDICATED TEAM Passion, Experience and Commitment

It's important to get the right balance of knowledge and skillset. At Western Sydney MRC we believe we get that just right. Our Team are proactive in predicting and responding to the needs of our client group. Our Service Team of caseworkers equip themselves with the relevant information in order to respond to queries, and prepare translated information to support clients’ understanding.

OUR TEAM

Settlement Support – Casework

Western Sydney MRC’s casework service focuses on providing settlement support…

Multicultural Playgroups

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Casework Support and Services

At the heart of Western Sydney MRC is the Service Team.  The Service Team is comprised of a dedicated team of caseworkers, who are committed to improving the quality of life for newly arrived and vulnerable migrants.  The casework model for the Service Team is client centred and strengths based; clients are empowered to set their own goals, and build their capacity to live independently in Australia, with their strengths and skills being brought to the forefront.

Latest News

26 Jul

Western Sydney MRC Team Up with Sydney Thunder

On Monday 16 July, thirty five young people were lucky enough to attend a Cricket Clinic facilitated by the Sydney Thunder The Sydney Thunder are an…

20 Jul

Western Sydney MRC Team Wins Multicultural Futsal Tournament

Western Sydney MRC was privileged to have partnered with the City of Sydney to organise a Multicultural Futsal Tournament in celebration of Refugee Week…

25 May

National Volunteer Week 2018

Western Sydney MRC held an afternoon tea in celebration of all of our wonderful volunteers   National Volunteer week is an annual celebration that…

17 May

Curious Dreams Magazine Launch

The launch of the Curious Dreams magazine saw Redfern Town Hall transformed into an art gallery for a night Redfern Town Hall was transformed…

14 May

A trip to Sydney’s Royal Botanic Garden

On Tuesday 17th April, our women’s group went on an excursion to Sydney’s Royal Botanic Garden At the end of each term, our women’s group…

13 Apr

Western Sydney MRC Teams Up with Newtown-Based Social Enterprise

Western Sydney MRC has paired with Newtown-based social enterprise, The Social Outfit, to run an eight-week program for young girls. The Social Outfit is…

12 Apr

Aldi MiniRoos Settlement Program

Western Sydney MRC partnered with Football Federation Australia and the Western Sydney Wanderers to Introduce a Pilot MiniRoos Settlement Program into Western Sydney Aldi…

12 Apr

Data Analysis shows Incredible Results

Western Sydney MRC Sees a Tenfold Increase in Number of Clients being Served It is always good to reflect and analyse. Doing so provides…

09 Apr

Multicultural Arts Night

Western Sydney MRC is celebrating the NSW Youth Week by organising a Multicultural Arts Night for youth 15-18 years on Friday 20th of April…

02 Apr

Youth Worker Sarah Introduces Rock & Water Program

Our fabulous youth worker Sarah has recently started running Rock & Water sessions during our after school Drop Zone Program. The Rock & Water…

21 Mar

Harmony Day Bake Off 2018

This year, Western Sydney MRC held it’s first Harmony Day Bake Off On 21st March members of the Western Sydney Community eagerly arrived at…

15 Mar

Syrian-Conflict Refugees

The conflict in Syria, and the refugee outflows it created around the world, has dominated Australian news headlines over many years. What is less…

01 Mar

Acting U.S. Ambassador James Carouso Visits Western Sydney MRC

Western Sydney MRC was honoured to receive a visit from acting U.S. Ambassador, James Carouso on 1 March 2018. His Excellency toured our Liverpool…

09 Feb

ALDI MiniRoos Football Launch

The MiniRoos football program was launched today in two locations, Stanwell Oval in Ashcroft and Knight Park in Yennora!   The six week program is free and…

14 Jan

Men’s Wellbeing Group- Poetry Group

Western Sydney MRC, through the Liverpool Refugee and Migrant Interagency Health and Wellbeing Subcommittee, launched a weekly men’s group, during which men who speak…

02 Jan

End of Year Youth Celebration

On Tuesday 19th December, we held our first annual End of Year Youth Celebration. Though it was an extremely hot day, we had so much fun celebrating our youth and all that makes them so…

15 Dec

Community Visitors Scheme Volunteers

The Community Visitors Scheme (CVS) addresses issues of social isolation within aged care. Volunteers make regular visits to elderly people who are lonely or…

14 Dec

Coffee With A Cop – Leppington

Coffee with a Cop is a project aimed at increasing positive interactions between residents and police officers. This event is held all over the world including Australia and has been successful in breaking…

14 Dec

Ray Williams MP visits Western Sydney MRC

Western Sydney MRC was honoured to receive a visit from Ray Williams MP, the Minister for Multiculturalism and Minister for Disability Services alongside MP Melanie…

30 Nov

Advancing Community Cohesion Conference 2017

The Advancing Community Cohesion Conference is an annual event that works to address the challenges relating to social cohesion in diverse communities whilst exploring methods through…