Linda Cusworth

Linda Cusworth

Linda Cusworth is from the Geelong region in Victoria and has a background in community services and community development work.  She was one of the founders of The Welcome Place, a drop-in centre at Wesley Uniting Church Geelong City Parish, which provides support and activities for people who are seeking asylum and people who have temporary protection visas.   She has been a member of the Combined Refugee Action Group Executive Committee since 2014 and is a current member of the Australian Refugee Action Network National Committee.  Linda has a particular focus on political lobbying and educating local communities on the issues concerning people who are seeking asylum.