Have a cuppa to help those who live with endometriosis

ENDOMETRIOSIS Australia’s High Time for Tea initiative’s aim is to boost knowledge and resources to support research into this critically misunderstood disorder. Alexis Wolfe, CEO of Endometriosis Australia, said the community fundraiser aims to “increase awareness and conversations about endometriosis” around the country.…

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Hitting the trails for breast cancer awareness month

CARRYING nothing but the pack on his back, Alan Chung is trekking 1005 kilometres through Western Australia’s Bibbulmun Track to raise funds for the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Joined by his wife Shirley and best friend Brandon, the trio are trekking in…

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Yarn up and seek help when you’re not feeling deadly

INTERGENERATIONAL trauma from a long history of cultural disconnection, violence and loss of land, has seen a disproportionate burden placed on the social and emotional wellbeing of Indigenous young people. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people aged 24 and under are three…

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Career women go online as role models for young girls

WOMEN all around the world from different careers and backgrounds are posting photos of themselves as young girls and reflecting on their dreams, aspirations and doubts at that age. Their efforts are part of the #ThisLittleGirlIsMe initiative by international charity Inspiring Girls. …

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Hug Hampers help end homelessness

THE COVID-19 pandemic has put a stop to the many ways we express love and affection; dinner with friends, visiting grandparents, weddings. But perhaps the most difficult sacrifice is the simplest of all; a hug from a loved one. SLAK (Spreading Loving…

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