A place to call home – An interview with Dr Olfat Mahmoud


· Wednesday, October 3, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


Tears for Tarshiha is a memoir by Dr Olfat Mahmoud, Director of the Palestinian Women’s Humanitarian Organisation.

Early days of local parks


· Wednesday, October 3, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


For many years in the Victorian era, Baptist Gardens in Surry Hills (now Redfern) was known as the horticultural showplace of Sydney.

Person-centred health care and continuity of care


· Wednesday, September 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


Studies found that patients across ages, cultural boundaries and all conditions appear to benefit from continuity of care with both generalist and specialist doctors.

Making connections – social support and snow globes


· Wednesday, September 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


South Eastern Community Connect has been connecting people of all ages through its services for 40 years.

Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement a danger, community groups claim


· Thursday, July 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


The power of foreign corporations to sue the Australian government and the dilution of workers’ and citizens’ rights raise concerns about the TPP-11.

Power and poverty in the fashion industry


· Wednesday, July 4, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


Know the stories behind the clothes we love to buy and wear – the stories of workers, mainly women.

Wake-up call to more sustainable lifestyles


· Wednesday, June 27, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


Tom and Mark’s book was a delight. They managed to avoid the obvious pitfalls of causing despair or inducing guilt.

Community sponsorship of refugees in Australia: Is the time ripe for a bigger and better program?


· Tuesday, June 5, 2018 · 1 Comment 


While it may seem that community sponsorship is a relatively new policy idea, Australia has a long history and experience with engaging the community in the process of welcoming and settling refugees.

A voice for the animals


· Saturday, May 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


RSPCA NSW helps animals (and people!) in many different ways.

Frog-spotting in the park


· Saturday, May 5, 2018 · 1 Comment 


Sydney Park this April played host to BioBlitz, a citizen science festival celebrating the city’s growing natural diversity.