Social Justice

Drug reform gathering calls for a better way


and · Wednesday, July 4, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


“Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.”

Uniting Church urges premier to take action on gambling reform


· Tuesday, June 26, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


The head of the Uniting Church in NSW and ACT has called on Premier Gladys Berejiklian to “seriously embrace reform” of poker machine operations in NSW.

#WeCanDoBetter for people seeking asylum – time to meet with MPs


· Tuesday, June 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


In the lead-up to the federal election raise your voice and tell your local MPs that #WeCanDoBetter for people seeking asylum.

Campaign will push on to strengthen affordable rental targets


· Saturday, May 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


NSW government has adopted Sydney Alliance calls for lower-income affordability targets in new developments.

Sydney Local Health District celebrates inclusion to improve health disadvantages – but there’s more work to do


· Saturday, April 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


To take a holistic approach to health and wellbeing becomes a very complicated process.

Getting conversations on the #RightTrack


· Friday, April 6, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


The words we use and how we use them can make a big difference in changing attitudes and building support for refugees.

Obesity – government failure


· Friday, March 9, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


As most of us know, Australia is one of the fattest nations on Earth.

Voicing dissent in support of ‘hostages’


· Saturday, February 10, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


The people on Manus and Nauru and on Christmas Island, and in the mainland gulags, really are “hostages”.

Compassion overcomes conflict


· Friday, February 9, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


More than 1,000 volunteers believe a simple act of humanity can create a seismic shift in relationships between Palestinians and Israelis.

The Social Justice Forum – mission into action


· Friday, February 9, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


The Uniting Church takes its social justice mission seriously – and its Social Justice Forum team is back on deck in 2018 to put mission into action.