Ordinary people, lending a hand

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Asylum seekers Muskan and baby Akash, who are staying with Ann Morrow while they find somewhere more permanent to live. Photography: Paul Jeffers

 

Despite increasingly harsh policies directed at asylum seekers from both sides of politics it turns out there are plenty of ordinary Australians who are doing their bit to lend these vulnerable people a helping hand. Read my story in today’s Age about some of the grassroots organisations involved here.