National Emergency

The latest research from the Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) highlights successive government policy as having failed to address poverty and the growing disadvantage in many Australian communities.

Urgent mental health reform

A report leaked to the ABC’s 7.30 Report has cast a damning light on the nation’s mental health services apparent lack of coordination, accountability and efficacy.

Smile for the Camera! – Pancake Day 2015

UnitingCare’s annual Pancake Day fundraiser has been a smashing success thanks to generous members of the local community, with nearly 400 events registered across Victoria and Tasmania.

Growth in dementia needs cannot be ignored

Image courtesy of on Flickr UnitingCare Australia has voiced concern over the recent  abolition of the Dementia and Severe Behaviour Supplement.