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Newly arrived Migrant in Canberra ACT?? MARSS can help you to settle in ACT and surrounds.

TotoyOZresidentTotoyOZresident Posts: 1,335Member, Moderator
edited March 2014 in ACT - Canberra
Site: http://www.marss.org.au/

The Migrant and Refugee Settlement Services of the ACT’s Mission is to be a leader in provision of settlement and related services for migrants refugees and humanitarian entrants in the ACT and region, in a caring, supporting and enabling way.

MARSS has numerous programs which aim to assist newly arrived refugee, humanitarian, and migrant entrants to settle into their life in the ACT and surrounds. MARSS has been working for over 30 years to provide settlement services which aim to give our clients the best possible outcomes on their settlement journey.

MARRS Services:
1. Humanitarian Settlement Services http://marss.org.au/index.php/our-programs/hss
2. Settlement Grants Program http://marss.org.au/index.php/our-programs/settlement-grants
3. Community Development Program http://marss.org.au/index.php/our-programs/47-2
4. Program for After School Studies (PASS) http://marss.org.au/index.php/our-programs/after-school-studies
5. Job Preparation (Job Prep) Program http://marss.org.au/index.php/our-programs/job-prep
6. Driving lesson

All of MARSS services are FREE.
To find out more or to make appointment, please call (02) 6248 8577

Site: http://www.marss.org.au/

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  • katakata North RydePosts: 98Member
    Thanks! :)

    Feb 15, 2013 - ASC Skill Assessment Lodged
    Apr 16, 2013 - ASC Skill Assessment Result Received
    Apr 27, 2013 - IELTS Exam Taken
    Jul 5, 2013 - IELTS Resut received (L-7.0, R-8.0, W-6.5, S-7.0, Overall -7.0)
    Sep 6, 2013 - EOI Completed and Submitted for ACT State Sponsorship (SS)
    Nov 1, 2013 - ACT SS Invitation Received
    Nov 6, 2013 - Lodged Visa subclass 190
    Dec 13, 2013 - Medicals done
    Jan 7, 2014 - CO assigned (Adelaide GSM Team)
    Jan 9, 2014 - Submitted additional requirements.
    Jan 9, 2014 - VISA GRANTED!!!! Thank you Papa God!! :)
    July 31, 2014 - First Entry in Australia
    Oct 11, 2014 - Got JO in Sydney
    Oct 13,2014 - Requested for ACT release from SS
    Oct 14,2014 - Request granted from the case officer
    Oct 20,2014 - First day at work. Thank God!!!


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  • chiffonscarfchiffonscarf DubaiPosts: 241Member
    @kata Thanks for sharing your timeline. Possible pala yung JO sa Sydney from ACT SS :) :)

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    **State Sponsorship ACT (Canberra - Visa 190) (5 Points)
    **Vetassess Grant : 8.6 years assessed positive (15 Points) Jesus, Thank you, finally!

    Age - 15 points
    Qualification (Bachelor) - 15 Points
    VET Skill Assessment - 15 Points
    English Skills - 10 Points ( Claim na kay Lord! ) PTE July 2017
    Nomination - 5 Points (ACT 190)

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