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Red Cross with the most vulnerable people and communities in Australia and internationally. Our work is focused around seven priority areas.

Explore the areas below to learn more about what Red Cross does to help:

Emergency services in Australia »
Strengthening national emergency preparedness, response and recovery.

International programs »
Increasing international aid and development.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples »
Together as partners with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Your community services »
We want people in our communities to feel included and to be able to take part.

Protecting people in war »
Championing international humanitarian law.

Migration support »
Addressing the impact of migration.

Photos: Sustainable Image/Australian Red Cross (Good Start Breakfast Club); Australian Red Cross (tsunami relief); Chris Knight/Australian Red Cross (tracing reunion); Lisa Fitzgerald/Australian Red Cross (Community Visitor Scheme).

Doing justice better

Our second Vulnerability Report calls for a complete rethink on how we do justice. Read the full report on Justice Reinvestment »

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