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.

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Blog Posts

Celebrating NAIDOC Week

Samaritans CEO

This week we celebrate NAIDOC Week.  It is a time to be celebrated not only in Indigenous communities but by Australians from all walks of life.  It is an important time to recognise and appreciate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander…

Fostering Hope

Samaritans CEO

I am always amazed by the work of foster carers who open their homes and their hearts to care for a child or young person without reservation.  Over 43,000 children in Australia are unable to live at home and are…