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Category: Real Stories

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Category: Real Stories

Meet Christie*, an extraordinary foster carer who, along with her loving husband and two children, has dedicated over ten years to providing …
Kelli remembers being locked down in her home for two weeks without warning.
If you have ever been to Hartley’s community dining room in Prahran, you likely will have spotted Ian Harris flaunting a black, …
Prior to migrating to Australia, Jun worked for 20 years in the massage industry. Sadly, his qualifications were not recognised here, so …
Simon feels his experience working at the Welcome Centre has helped him reflect on his own experiences as a migrant coming from …
Anthony volunteers as a Crisis Support worker. He supports people over the phone who may be facing a mental health crisis, and …
Before long, Fae was making use of her skills volunteering as an Emergency Relief interviewer. After a few weeks she began volunteering …
As a Crisis Support worker Amy supports people over the phone who are experiencing mental health crisis. Although her volunteer work can …
Stacey started volunteering at the Welcome Centre during Melbourne’s lockdowns. When beginning her volunteer journey with the Welcome Centre, Stacey didn’t know …