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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

Listening and Learning this Australia Day

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Twitter brings out the best and the worst in people and the contentious issues invariably generate the most extreme of views. In the lead-up to Australia Day, the campaign to #ChangeTheDate certainly earns the notoriety of being a contentious issue.…

Christmas hope

Christmas means different things to different people. For some people, Christmas brings extreme delight. It means holidays and carols and watching children’s faces light up with incompatible joy. It means heightened community spirit and banding together with colleagues or friends…