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Young people on a mission to help the homeless
Melbourne charity Hayden’s Helping Hands was started by 8-year-old Hayden and his family to help people experiencing homelessness and disadvantage. Here’s how a Community Grant helped increase their capacity to reach more people in need.
Feeding the community with Open Table
People experiencing food insecurity and isolation in the Melbourne suburb of Fitzroy and its surrounds turn to Open Table for fresh, healthy food and social connection.
Wayne finds acceptance and healing after a traumatic childhood
A lifetime of rejection, bullying, and dealing with a chronic health condition led Wayne to develop depression and alcoholism. Life-Gate helped him turn it all around.
Groceries and a friendly ear: supporting Sunbury
Geoff was struggling to get by – but found help and friendship among CareWorks SunRanges’ compassionate volunteers.
Delicious meals and open arms: caring for the people of Wagga Wagga
Carevan Wagga provides regular meals and a sense of community to people experiencing disadvantage and homelessness in Wagga Wagga.
How one special person helped a single mum transform her life
Mum-of-four Nicole turned to the COACH Community Mentoring program to help her deal with grief, stress, financial issues and a drinking problem after a death in the family… and wound up making a friend for life.
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