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Together as Partners

Building long-term and respectful partnerships by working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, communities and organisations to determine and lead their own solutions.

Because of her we can

Red Cross people introduce the important Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women in their lives.

Red Cross NAIDOC Awards

Honouring outstanding First Nations women and men around the country.

Celebrating Reconciliation Week

We’re marking Reconciliation Week with a pledge to make reconciliation a reality. Join us.

Building a new dreaming

How an Aboriginal community, and a young Sydney man with a laptop and microphone, fostered a generation of musicians, actors, dancers and film producers.

Deadly young leaders carve a path for their future

Like any parent, Wally wants the best for his children. Sitting next to his daughter Geraldine, he has every reason to be beaming with pride.

Video: Welcome to my country

Australian Red Cross brings together young Aboriginal people from three remote communities to find common ground on the banks of the Fitzroy River, 200 km out of Broome.

New driver training partnership provides stepping stone to work or study

Young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in the NSW regional towns of Wagga Wagga and Nowra will be helped to get their P1 licence thanks to a partnership between Australian Red Cross and the NRMA.

A yarn makes all the difference

TeleYarn connects volunteers with Elders through a simple regular phone call to have a chat.

The question that sparked change for reconciliation

What would Red Cross look like if its staff, volunteers and clients were all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples?

The power of connecting with community and country

Footballers trained in suicide awareness, men camping in cars to tackle violence and Indigenous aged care residents re-energised to be back on country.

The next steps to reconciliation

Reconciliation begins with learning the truth about who we are. This week, Red Cross asks all Australians to be part of the next big steps in our nation's reconciliation journey.

Young Warriors

How going on country is changing the lives of a group of boys from Broome​.

Man and woman talking about driver education

Young mum licenced to drive

Single mum Maria's life has changed now that she has her driver's licence. She can take her kids out at the weekend and doesn't need to rely on taxis when her kids get sick.

James a Red Cross volunteer in Cairns

His health restored, James is giving back

When James turned 40 his doctor told him his health was in a bad way and his future didn't look good. Today, James is not only healthy and strong he's giving back to the place that changed his life.

Deadly mungas, supporting Aboriginal teens in the regional Kimberley town in Western Australia.

Deadly Munga's (young women)

What started as a program to address poor school attendance has seen a group of Derby teenagers gain self confidence and feeling happier and healthier.

Aboriginal community preparing bushtucker

Country connections

The Welcome to My Country camp brought together 16 young people from across Australia to showcase their cultural and community strengths and to talk about what makes them proud of who they are and where they're from.

A yarn can make all the difference

Volunteering is a way for Sam to forge a career in mental and Indigenous health, but he has gained so much more from it than a boost to his resume.

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