We need to call on the government to end the detention of children.
Directly contacting members of parliament is the most direct way to tell politicians that they must end the harsh and debilitating process of mandatory detention.
Follow the links below for advice regarding letter writing to the government and to order Befriend a Child in Detention postcards.
Raise awareness for the experiences of refugees and asylum seekers by distributing postcards in your community and/or sending postcards to politicians. These cards list What Matters To Us: Children are still in detention: More than 100 children who have sought Australia’s protection are still living in appalling, detention-like conditions on Nauru; a further 317 children … Continue reading Send a Postcard
Find the contact details for your local MP or Senator Follow this link to find your local MP and Senator. Download a list of Cross Bench Senators here. TIPS FOR EFFECTIVE WRITING Clarify your key message What is the change that you want this politician to enact? One simple, clear message that is the … Continue reading Letter Writing to the Government