This year our focus is to grow stronger by working “together” and in partnership with others. So, we are delighted to announce our latest partnership with Together Financial Services who, like us, are championing for social justice! Together Financial Services is Australia’s first social enterprise mortgage brokerage where 100% [...]
A Mother's love and resilience We were inspired to hear Sharon's story, a mother of a LiveWires participant, who has faced adversity with strength and resilience. Sharon grew up in Country Victoria, born in Benalla. A lot of her 20s and early 30s was spent travelling [...]
Concern Australia Board, Staff and Volunteers were deeply saddened to hear of the recent passing of Rev Dr John Smith, the founder of Concern Australia (previously Care & Communication Concern), the founding President of the God’s Squad Christian Motorcycle Club, Melbourne, Truth & Liberation Concern and St Martin’s [...]
You are invited to attend the Carlton Rotary Book Fair where 50% of profits from all Books, CDs, DVDs and Vinyls will be given to our Steps Outreach Service supporting young people experiencing homelessness! Invite your friends and family to come along.
We are hosting an International Women’s Day event at the Collingwood Neighbourhood House to celebrate the diversity of women and their achievements. We will be celebrating with local women and mothers who have agreed to contribute their skills and talents on the day to run activities for their [...]
LiveWires and the Collingwood Soup Van Holiday Program held activities across wider Melbourne in January for 81 children and 45 parents and grandparents living in the Collingwood and Richmond Housing Estates. On a sweltering hot day, families piled into three buses and headed to FunFields. It was a beautiful [...]
Dear Friends, Everyone has a story to tell – with your support this Christmas, we can listen. Christmas brings a lot of joy for families all over Australia. We know working with young people experiencing trauma, mental illness and homelessness that Christmas is not a time of joy [...]
We are delighted to announce a new corporate partnership that Concern Australia has developed with Club Shopper. With values of community, empowerment, team, transparency and partnership and a vision to support those who support others, we are excited to step into this partnership! Club Shopper offers exclusive members only [...]