Concern Australia’s Steps Outreach Service will continue to support young people experiencing homelessness thanks to the incredible fundraising efforts of our Run Melbourne team and the generous donors who have supported them this year.
Joy and Russell Smith have been long-term supporters of Concern Australia’s work, with their significant financial support over more than two decades impacting the lives of thousands of children and young people. Like many others, their first encounter with our work was through our late founder, the Rev. [...]
Eight young people are pursuing their dreams thanks to scholarship grants they have received through our partnership with the Rotary Club of Central Melbourne. Rotary Central Melbourne have been long-term supporters of Steps Outreach Service, including through our annual Christmas appeal. After more than two decades of seeing [...]
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% [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
The 15th Annual Malmsbury Bike Show was held on a cool spring September morning for young people living in the residential units at Malmsbury Youth Justice Centre. Our chaplains, Andrew Blankley and Peter Whitefield, collaborated with God’s Squad CMC members who brought 15 of their most fine motorbikes to [...]
Pictured: Teenage boys listening to Man Up seminar Values for Life Team Program Manager, Tim Powell, engaged approximately 50 teenage Year 10 boys at Carawatha College in an interactive seminar called ‘Man Up - discovering true masculinity.' The school is culturally diverse catering for over 60 different nationalities [...]