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Support through disasters

Wherever there’s disaster, an emergency, conflict or crisis, Red Cross is there.

Sewing machines to stitch strength

Let’s support new mums in the remote Aboriginal community of Galiwin’ku set up a sewing program to make clothes for their yothu (baby).

Introducing My Team

A free mental wellbeing app from Red Cross. Choose your team. Get support, anywhere.

The Geneva Conventions, Lego and Road Runner turn 70

In 1949, Australia’s population had just hit 8 million, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was brand new, Joan Sutherland was starting out, and it was the heyday of Betty Grable and Bing Crosby.

Melbourne’s M*A*S*H nurse on the frontline

The scene is like a real-life version of M*A*S*H. In a makeshift medical facility in South Sudan, Kieren Box and other aid workers are called to fly to a wedding that has turned into a gunfight.

Declutter, donate, and transform lives

Your pre-loved clothing could help provide disaster relief or help others in need.

Acknowledgement graphic

Red Cross pays our respects to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Custodians across this country, and to Elders, past, present and emerging.

Learn about our Reconciliation Action Plan and how we can all make reconciliation real.

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