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Australian Red Cross is there for people in need, no matter who you are, no matter where you live.

Help create a future that belongs to everyone

Make this the Season of Belonging.

A phone call on Christmas Day for someone who lives alone

Now that’s a Real Good Gift.

Summer forecast

With predictions of a hot, dry summer ahead, it's time to get prepared for emergencies.

Funds for farmers update

Grants are now available to drought-affected farming communities in Victoria through the Rural Financial Counselling Service in Gippsland.


Guys with guns: stop seeing us as a target

Just weeks ago, two young female Red Cross nurses were killed in Nigeria. We all pleaded for the unconditional release of my colleagues. But our pleas and prayers, unfortunately, came to nothing.

The world is failing child migrants at risk of violence, exploitation and sexual abuse

Thousands of unaccompanied and separated children are at daily risk of sexual and gender-based violence along the world’s migratory trails.

Wildlife warrior and baby wallaby keeping spirits up

As Deepwater residents flee the devastating bushfires, one little evacuee is bringing a smile to their faces.

Red Cross acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of this land, their ancestors and Elders, past and present.
Learn about our Reconciliation Action Plan and how we can all make reconciliation real.
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