Migrant Settlement Services (MSS) offered by MARSS are to cater for the needs of migrants and refugees who have been in Australia for over 5 years. The MSS program can cater for anyone who is a migrant or refugee who is not eligible to access other settlement services.  
This program provides:

  • Casework
  • Information
  • Referrals
  • Advocacy

A MSS officer can assist you with the following:

  • Looking for accommodation
  • Preparing for employment
  • Understanding letters and documents
  • Filling in forms
  • Accessing education (both adults and children)
  • Accessing health services
  • Dealing with family problems
  • Dealing with government agencies
  • Dealing with banks and finances
  • Referrals to lawyers and migration agents
  • Referrals to assist with gaining recognition for overseas qualifications
  • Referrals to other services
  • General settlement information

MARSS also provides a range of other services for MSS clients through the Community Development Program. Click here to view those services.