Unleash the potential of refugee youth in a diverse and cohesive society

We provide a range of services with sustainable outcomes for young people of diverse backgrounds

We work with the community and government sectors to develop, enable and empower young people to become contributing members of Australian society

iEmpower is a not-for-profit organisation that provides holistic support services and programs to people from refugee and humanitarian backgrounds. As a small team and community, we aim to achieve and advocate for the best possible outcomes for all of our clients.

We offer a variety of programs that target individual needs and barriers. Our programs range from employment programs, justice programs to empowerment programs. iEmpower programs both support and empower the most vulnerable members of our community. No one is left behind.

On this page you will find links to external support services that we recommend if you are in need of support. You can also access various iEmpower and external recommended publications on this page.

Our Scrubs program employs young people from
disadvantaged backgrounds, giving them the
opportunity to sustainable employment

Our Scrubs program employs young people from disadvantaged backgrounds, giving them the opportunity to sustainable employment

Latest on the blog

iEmpower E-Newsletter: November, 2018

Dandenong Graduation On Thursday 9 August, 22 young Afghan girls graduated from the Dandenong Youth Development and Empowerment Program (YDEP). The program is aimed at engaging, enabling and empowering young people to develop positive links with the Victorian justice...

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iEmpower E-Newsletter: June, 2018

I would like to start by saying how fantastic and productive the month of May was for the team at iEmpower. We hosted the ECCV 2018 State Conference and Gala Dinner in conjunction with ECCV, the outcomes of the event were remarkable, and I would like to thank everyone...

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iEmpower E-Newsletter: April, 2018

A Message From Our CEO and Founder Welcome to iEmpower’s first E newsletter! I am very thankful and privileged to have been given the opportunity and responsibility to be a part of what is almost, a decade old oragnisation. As the Founder of iEmpower, this...

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Shaista, Afghanistan

"I have been attending iEmpower Youth Development and Empowerment Program, it has been a really good opportunity to learn new experiences and socialize with people in the group. We also...

Farahnaz, Afghanistan

"I joined iEmpower youth program because I have heard that it’s such a great program that helps all the Afghan girls and who ever needs help while they are young. I’ve learnt a lot in this...

Suriyah, Afghanistan

"I built up confidence that as a Muslim girl, I can do anything. No matter who you are and where you’re from you can be a helpful member of the community and you can be a helpful member of...

Baran, Afghanistan

"It’s a great honor to be a part of this group. I learned how to be a great leader and how to stand up for my rights and how to stand up for everyone’s rights and young people rights in...

Hanifa, Afghanistan

"What this program has taught me is a lot of leadership and confidence skill. I feel like my confidence has boosted up to another level, thank you"