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Keeping kids in education
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Keeping kids in education


For children experiencing homelessness it’s really hard to stay focused on school. That is why Vincentian House developed a special program for children and young people staying there who are going through a really tough time. Vincentian House is a...

A soft place to fall
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A soft place to fall


Imagine living and workin­g in a remote rural community ravaged by four years of drought. Feeling isolated and under constant financial and emotional pressure, it might be easy to give up hope. However, their steely determination and resilience...

When disaster strikes
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When disaster strikes


It started out as an ordinary night in suburban Sydney in the home where Ethel has resided with her family for nearly five decades. Ethel’s daughter Bunty had begun preparing their evening meal, placing some oil to heat up on the stovetop when the phone rang.

Fred's van
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Fred's van


A beautiful video by Hackham East Primary School students in Adelaide, focusing on Fred's van food service. Made possible by the work and commitment of more than 550 volunteers, the mobile food service is aimed at people who are experiencing...

Managing finances in challenging times
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Managing finances in challenging times


Managing finances in challenging times Our free Budget and Financial Counselling service is provided by specially trained volunteers to people to better gain understanding and confidence about managing their personal finances. This service provides vital...

  • Keeping kids in education

    Keeping kids in education

  • A soft place to fall

    A soft place to fall

  • Stronger Together through preparing and selling Kolety Delights

    Stronger Together through preparing and selling Kolety Delights

  • When disaster strikes

    When disaster strikes

  • Fred's van

    Fred's van

  • Managing finances in challenging times

    Managing finances in challenging times