August 2017 Bulletin
CATHOLIC ALLIANCE FOR PEOPLE SEEKING ASYLUM
AUGUST 2017 BULLETIN
We believe that together we CAN make a difference, starting with small acts of kindness and hospitality and becoming a collective voice demanding more compassionate asylum seeker policies.
Refugee & Migrant Sunday
Today is the Catholic Church’s Refugee & Migrant Sunday. Take a moment to reflect on the experiences of migrants and refugees everywhere. You may like to listen to this poem by Kenyan-born Somali poet Warsan Shire, who fled to the United Kingdom as a refugee.
Currently getting visas for family reunion for refugees can be a difficult, expensive and very long process: for many it is not even possible.
Let’s keep families together!