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Asylum Seeker Resource Centre

Asylum Seeker Resource Centre.

Asylum Seeker Resource Centre

Location: 87 Tennyson Street, Elwood.
Phone: 9531 1954

Opening hours: Tuesday and Thursday, 9.30am–4.30pm.

Process and further information

Drop off at reception during opening hours.

The Asylum Seeker Resource Centre (ASRC) provide practical, material items to people seeking asylum who are experiencing financial hardship and destitution. Many ASRC members do not have the right to work and are ineligible for financial support such as Centrelink.

What can be donated:


  1. Honey
  2. Coconut cream
  3. Jam and peanut butter
  4. Long life (UHT) milk
  5. Tinned fruit
  6. Tinned tuna in oil
  7. Tinned tomatoes
  8. Basmati rice
  9. Biscuits sweet and savoury
  10. Tinned corn, peas and carrots


  1. Nappies all sizes
  2. Baby wipes (unscented)
  3. Deodorant
  4. Laundry liquid
  5. Dishwashing liquid
  6. Toothbrushes & toothpaste
  7. Razors (disposable)
  8. Shaving cream
  9. Conditioner
  10. Give sanitary products through Tsuno
  11. Give toilet paper through Who Gives a Crap