Red Cross Introduction of Safety Net Assistance to Temporary Visa Holders
April 14, 2020

With the funding that the Red Cross will be receiving from the Australian Government over the next 6 months the Red Cross will use these funds for emergency relief and casework to support temporary visa holders who are vulnerable, struggling to support themselves and who have urgent needs. Assistance will include; food, medicine and crisis

Changes to Temporary Visa’s in response to COVID- 19; those who cannot support themselves under the new arrangements are urged to go home
April 6, 2020

It has always been a visa requirement and expectation that temporary visa holders support themselves. It is understandable that at this moment in time the temporary visa holders may not be able to support themselves because of the economic impact that the health crisis has brought upon the world. Whilst the Government continues to make