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Category: Real Stories

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Category: Real Stories

Changing lives.

Even the smallest act of kindness can brighten someone’s day. Your support has the power to change lives. Here’s how you can …

Older women represent a growing proportion of people experiencing homelessness in Australia. We recently opened a new facility in the eastern suburbs …

As we move into warmer days, many people are still recovering from a long, cold winter.

For 23 years, a dedicated team of staff and volunteers have served over 400,000 hot meals to Ballarat’s most vulnerable people at …

Elva’s garden has always been a source of pride and pleasure. But, as she grew older, her thriving garden of flowers became …

Paul’s story.

Social isolation is a crippling feeling. Paul Camilleri knows this all too well. Diagnosed with bipolar in 2001, Paul has battled the …

Mike’s story.

Mike has a history of homelessness and ongoing mental health issues. He has been homeless on and off for many years and …

Sean’s story.

Sean’s experience with homelessness spans over 35 years. Sean moved out of home at the age of just 14 to escape family …

Rachael’s story.

In March, Rachael was approved for a home through the Homelessness To Home program. Rachael, 23, has been homeless since her mother …