Samaritans Blog

Samaritans vision is for a society without poverty, where there is inclusion, care, dignity and opportunity for all its citizens.

However there are roadblocks in the community holding back this vision.

Our blogs seek to identify these roadblocks and point to ways to overcome them.

Welcome.

Blog Posts

Childcare Crisis

Australia is currently facing a shortage of childcare spots and the number of children needing care is predicted to increase from 1.7 million to 2 million in the next three years. It is vital that the importance of access to…

Mental Health Month

October marks Mental Health month in NSW and with nearly half (45%) of the Australian population experiencing a mental illness or disorder at some stage in their lives, it’s time to get talking about mental health. For too long the stigma…