Accoras is funded by the Department of Social Services to provide support across the Brisbane region to individuals and families who are humanitarian entrants or other vulnerable migrants in their first five years in Australia. We aim to equip people with the knowledge and skills to identify, understand and take action to address their identified settlement needs, with a focus on social participation, economic wellbeing, independence, personal well-being and community connectedness.
SETS services are delivered to clients in their first five years of life in Australia in the following visa categories:
Refugee (subclass 200, 201, 203 and 204)
Global Special Humanitarian (subclass 202)
Protection (subclass 866)
Temporary protection (subclass 785)
Temporary Humanitarian stay (subclass 449)
Temporary humanitarian concern (subclass 786)
Safe Haven Enterprise (subclass 790)
Family Stream with low English proficiency
The Accoras SETS Program will be delivered throughout Brisbane region.
We provide a range of flexible and holistic services for individuals, families and their communities. We provide outreach support and will meet our clients in their home, in the community or at a children or young person’s school.
We help by:
Partnering with the client to determine the appropriate support required and deliver an intervention tailored to meet agreed upon goals;
Delivering targeted youth services focusing on employment and education support, along with in school group programs; and
Consulting with communities to understand their needs, discuss issues, needs, and challenges affecting the settlement and integration.
We have access to interpreting services to support our engagement with clients who speak languages other than English.
For more information, please contact us.