When a grandmother and her twin granddaughters arrived at an evacuation centre seeking refuge from bushfires, Australian Red Cross volunteers sprang to action to help them get to their school formal.
Midwife and aid worker Emily Holmes shares what it's like to work inside a makeshift field hospital in Bangladesh.
Everyone deserves a place to call home. Yet across the world tens of millions of people have lost their homes to conflict and natural disasters.
Donations like yours have helped us make more than a million calls and over 40,000 home visits to people like who are elderly and isolated.
Thanks to the support of people like you we can be there helping make sure young people are not held back by poverty, discrimination or past mistakes.
A simple act of kindness eased the fears of a son who thought his parents were lost beneath volcanic ash and mud.
Recovery begins after Cyclone Trevor.
Nick’s changed a lot in two years, as he’ll tell you. “I’m proud of where I am now because back then I wasn’t proud of anything I’d done. I’d dropped out of school and I was doing quite literally nothing.”
Matt turns his life around.
Red Cross driving instructor Jen tells the story of how Garnet's life changed gears with some simple support.
Sometimes a phone call is all it takes to make a difference.
Work, study and parenting – Teagan’s now got the support she needs to thrive.
After floods damaged his home, Dale was facing a massive clean-up – but the community and Red Cross were there for him.
The cafe giving young people safety, comfort and friendship.
Sam Cleary, a water and sanitation engineer and Red Cross aid worker, shares this story of life in the refugee camps on the Bangladesh-Myanmar border.
Sayed’s hope carried him from Afghanistan to Australia. A little kindness helped him start his life here.
How an Aboriginal community, and a young Sydney man with a laptop and microphone, fostered a generation of musicians, actors, dancers and film producers.
Watch magic happen, as our Red Cross volunteer brings unlikely friends together.