Assistance for newly arrived immigrants and humanitarian entrants for up to 5 years settling in Australia. The focus is on building clients’ confidence and ability to participate economically and socially with the Australian community, while equipping them with knowledge and skills needed to access services in the future.

Program Information

Who is it for?

Humanitarian entrants and immigrants depending on visa type.

What is it about?

Assistance for newly arrived immigrants and humanitarian entrants for up to 5 years settling in Australia. The focus is on building clients’ confidence and ability to participate economically and socially with the Australian community, while equipping them with knowledge and skills needed to access services in the future.

How much time will it take?

Initial appointments are 60 to 90 minutes; further appointments are made as required.
Between 9.00am - 5.00pm by appointment.

Who provides it?

Immigrant Advocate, Settlement Services Case Manager.

How do I get into the program?

Phone Ballarat Community Health on 5338 4500 to speak to the Immigrant Advocate, Settlement Services.

Program Cost

Free

Ballarat Community Health will, from time to time, offer free community based Health and welfare programs.  The programs are commonly supported through external grants that provide for the general betterment of the community.