• Asylum Seeker Legal Support – Giving a Tax-Deductible Gift

    One of the biggest barriers for some of our women in pursuing their education is the looming October 1st deadline and the urgency to ensure that their protection Visa applications are submitted. Currently, our students seeking asylum are at various stages of their applications; some have almost completed theirs with the assistance of lawyers from […]

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    River Nile School & Learning Centre

    We are now two sister organisations …. RNS The River Nile School educates senior-secondary school-age refugee & asylum seeker women who have disrupted schooling or are struggling to cope with mainstream education.   RNLC The new River Nile Learning Centre was established in 2017 to provide education programs & services to non-school age, refugee & […]

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    River Nile School Approved For 2017

    Early in 2016 the RNLC Committee of Management made the decision to try to establish an Independent School for young women Refugees and Asylum Seekers. An application was made to VRQA for approval and after much work, policy writing and development of ideas, the River Nile School was formed in September 2016 and approved by […]

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    2016 Successes and 2017 Wish List

    2016 has been another huge year. In terms of capacity building, advice from the VRQA received in December that our application for an Independent School – the River Nile School – had been approved is the single biggest achievement in our 10-year history as it will underpin sustainable delivery of our core VCAL program. Of […]

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    2017 VCAL Program – Enrol Now!

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    The River Nile School addresses the unique education needs of young refugee and asylum seeker school age women. Our VCAL (Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning) Programs are designed for students having difficulties with the literacy and numeracy demands of a large school setting or who have disengaged from mainstream school. Our highly experienced, EAL (English […]

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