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Pope Francis' Address to the Diplomatic Corps

"The personal dimension of rejection is inevitably accompanied by a social dimension, a culture of rejection which severs the deepest and... … more

Government response to Manus Island protest disturbing

The Australian Catholic Migrant and Refugee Office (ACMRO) is deeply disturbed at the unfolding events on Manus Island. … more

Centrecare supports the Mercy Campaign for Australians on death row

Centrecare supports the Mercy Campaign and its attempt to save the lives of two Australians currently on death row in Indonesia. … more

The Nijole Natalija Weedon Scholarship - 2016

This scholarship provides full tuition fees for an indigenous or refugee child commencing school in any of the years 7-10 … more

Progress Report Centrecare's new Midland Building in Yelverton Drive.

Progress Report Centrecare's new Midland Building in Yelverton Drive. … more

The Senate Community Affairs References Committee - The extent of income inequality in Australia

The Senate Community Affairs References Committee - The extent of income inequality in Australia … more

Older Australian women becoming homeless at increasing rates

More older Australian women are becoming homeless and advocacy groups say Federal Government funding cuts to the homeless sector will... … more

More homelessness assistance provided for domestic violence and other housing crises - Report AIHW

​The number of Australians receiving support from homelessness services rose in 2013-14, with more assistance provided to people who... … more

Truth Justice and Healing Council releases Activity Report - Media Release

Truth Justice and Healing Council releases Activity Report - Media Release … more

GP co-payment 2.0: a triple whammy for patients - Stephen Duckett and Peter Breadon for The Conversation

GP co-payment 2.0: a triple whammy for patients - Stephen Duckett - Director, Health Program at Gratton Institute and Peter Breadon -... … more

Inside: Life in Children's Homes and Institutions - National Museum of Australia

Inside: Life in Children's Homes and Institutions shares the experiences of some of the half a million children who spent time in... … more

UN declares 2014 a devastating year for millions of children - Reuters

The United Nations children's agency UNICEF declared 2014 a devastating year for children on Monday with as many as 15 million caught in... … more

Revised GP co-payment still bad public policy: ACOSS

Revised GP co-payment still bad public policy: ACOSS … more

Asylum seekers on the doorstep of United Nations office in Jakarta with nowhere to turn - Michael Bachelard for The Sydney Morning Herald

Asylum seekers on the doorstep of United Nations office in Jakarta with nowhere to turn - Michael Bachelard for The Sydney Morning Herald … more

80% of Australia's community services unable to meet demand: ACOSS report

​The largest survey of Australia's community services sector to be released today, reveals that 80% of frontline agencies are unable to... … more

Australia needs to 'get real' about domestic violence, says Quentin Bryce - Judith Ireland for The Sydney Morning Herald

Australia needs to 'get real' about domestic violence, says Quentin Bryce - Judith Ireland for The Sydney Morning Herald … more

It is with great sadness that we learn today of the passing of Stella Young, a truly wonderful advocate for the disabled.

Our thoughts and prayers are with Stella's family and friends. … more

Children Bartered in Securing Migration and Maritime Powers - Australian Catholic Migrant and Refugee Office

Children Bartered in Securing Migration and Maritime Powers - Australian Catholic Migrant and Refugee Office … more

We're better than this - Australians call for release of children in immigration detention

Follow the link below to view the recent video release by prominent Australians leading the fight to release children from immigration... … more

It's time to act on our watch - raising awareness of domestic violence.

​A compelling new campaign backed by many prominent Australians aimed at raising awareness of domestic violence. … more

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