Mentally ill and suicidal people are being forced to endure or re-enter detention, against medical advice, at the directive of the government.
The Give Hope team is calling for urgent support for people seeking asylum facing destitution, homelessness and the forcible return to detention.
“If our policies had been health-oriented, our son’s life could have been saved.”
All levels of government have responsibilites to act.
I’m in the West Bank as part of a World Council of Churches program, to provide protective presence and monitor human rights.
Nadine Carrick pays 70 per cent of her income on rent – and her story is by no means unusual in Sydney’s crisis of unaffordable housing.
The Aboriginal Housing Company (AHC) held the “Leading the Way” Cultural Race Day on Saturday, June 10 at the Royal Randwick Turf Club. The event launched the AHC’s Leading the Way fund, the core focus of which is to encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to enhance their career paths through further education, training and employment opportunities.
Muslims Australia condemns the terrorist attack on June 19 at the Finsbury Park Mosque, North London and prays for the victims of this barbaric attack.
W2Sydney is a volunteer-based program that will engage 20 City of Sydney residents as ambassadors to introduce refugees to Sydney
Childhood obesity is a problem that can compromise health, well-being and opportunity throughout life.
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