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Pathway Through the Maze

What living conditions do you imagine when you hear the words “filthy”, “foul” and “slum”? Rubbish heaps in the third world? Actually, such living conditions are not uncommon in all areas of Sydney. Catholic Community Services has also been training other community agencies to support early intervention for those living in squalor. Over 680 […]

THE GRANDMOTHER HOMEMAKER PROGRAM: support for families in remote Aboriginal communities

The Pymble Social Justice group has focused on support for this Program since it was set-up by the Sisters of St Joseph in 2006. It operates within Aboriginal communities on the remote and vast APY Lands in north-western South Australia (approaching the size of Victoria) where ~3,000 Anangu people live in several small communities […]

Sydney Peace Rize

City of Sydney Peace Prize Lecture 2009 “Breaking the Australian Silence” by John Pilger It is said that a prophet is without honour in his own country. This year, the Sydney Peace Foundation and the City of Sydney confound that saying by honouring John Pilger’s journalism, books and films and all they have contributed […]

International Day of Climat Action 350.org Events.

October 24th 2009 is the 350.org Global Day of Climate Action.

Please come along to help make these Sydney events stand out here at home and on the global stage. Click here for details.

Stand for Freedom in support of Aung Sang Suu Kyi and the People of Burma

An invitation to the women of Australia to stand in support of Aung Sang Suu Kyi and the People of Burma

“For fifteen minutes we will stand united on the steps of the Sydney Opera House, an international icon of freedom of expression.”

For further details from Janelle Saffin INFORMATION PACK Aung Sang […]

Launch of Barefeet International

A group including Michelle O’Sullivan and her 2 sisters Jo & Kerrie, are launching their new non-profit organisation, Barefeet International on October 17th. They are celebrating the occasion with Barefeet Bowls @ Diggers on the Park, Manly and would really love people to come and join in celebrating with them. Come along, join in […]


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