Queensland Program of Assistance to Survivors of Torture and Trauma (QPASTT) provides flexible and culturally sensitive services to promote the health and wellbeing of people who have been tortured or who have suffered refugee related trauma prior to migrating to Australia.

Find out more: www.qpastt.org.au


Multicultural Development Association (MDA) is a lead specialist settlement organisation providing servicse to refugees and migrants. MDA undertakes community development and systemic advocacy for refugee communities.

Find out more: www.mdainc.org.au


Brisbane Actionweb for Refugee Collaboration (BARC) is a community website for everyone who cares about refugees in Brisbane. BARC is managed by the Multicultural Development Association (MDA). MDA has re-energised BARC to enable refugee related information and events to be easily shared between members of the community. BARC is current and provides the latest refugee events and information around Brisbane. The main information on the website is generated from posts.

Find out more: www.barc.org.au


The Queensland Refugee Health Service is operated by Queensland State Government, Queensland Health. Refugees, special humanitarian entrants and asylum seekers are provided with standard initial health assessments. Priority is given to those who are within the first six months of settlement and asylum seekers.  

Find out more: www.health.qld.gov.au/multicultural/health_workers/refugee_hlth.asp

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