End poverty. Promote justice. Uphold dignity.
Learn about our history, structure, network, mission and mandate.
Visit the heart of Caritas Australia, love and compassion.
Explore the principles that shape our work to help end poverty and promote justice.
Join our team of dedicated staff seeking to help others. View our employment vacancies.
Read or download our publications and reports including our Annual Report.
Answers to your questions about our work, aid and development and how you can help.
Caritas Australia has over 170 long-term development projects across the globe.
Discover how we empower communities so they can help themselves out of poverty.
Understand the issues that underpin human development and impact on poverty.
Explore our current emergency aid appeals, disaster relief work and recent humanitarian responses.
The latest news, updates and stories on Caritas Australia, and our aid and development work.
Read the latest blog posts and stories from Caritas Australia and our partners around the world.
View photos and videos of Caritas Australia's aid and development work around the world.
Professional development, Just Leadership days and free teaching resources to help embed social justice into your school curriculum and ethos.
Strengths based development in Africa enabling communities in Malawi and Tanzania to realise their own community visions and help end poverty in Africa.
Include your MP in your season’s greetings and use the power of the pen to advocate for the world’s poor.
Join us as we walk in solidarity with the world’s indigenous peoples to advocate for justice.
One human family, food for all, is a campaign by Caritas Internationalis aimed at ending hunger by 2025.
Promote ecological sustainability to minimise the impact of climate change for the world's poor.
Support the fight for justice for women and children in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Learn more about Caritas Australia's past campaigns for a more just world.
Send a card to your local Member asking them to stand for a generous contribution to ending extreme poverty.
Find inspiration to join Caritas Australia's campaigns for a more just and compassionate world.
Take part in a community event to help end poverty with Caritas. Find out what's on across Australia.
Stay informed about our work and choose the publications and eNewsletters we deliver to you.
Together we can help the poorest of the poor live a life of dignity, free from poverty. Every dollar makes a difference. Donations $2 and over are tax deductible.
Donate monthly to help reduce admin costs so more money can go to those who need it most.
Choose from 6 charitable card gifts that make a real, lasting difference around the world.
Fundraise online and help raise money and awareness of our life-changing work.
Leaving a charitable bequest in your will to Caritas Australia will help end poverty around the world.
Partner with Caritas Australia to demonstrate your corporate social responsibility.
One of the most efficient and cost-effective ways of donating to Caritas Australia.
A charitable trust donation helps fund a range of development activities to help the world's poor.
We are able to tailor different options for major donors interested in making a major donation.
Donate to current emergency appeals - Typhoon Haiyan, Syria, Africa, Sri Lanka, DRC Congo.
Farmers across Western Australia are giving up some of their grain harvest to help Syrian refugees.
Donate to Project Compassion to help end poverty, promote justice and uphold dignity.
Project Compassion helps to fight poverty and social injustice around the world.
Your tax-deductible donation helps the poorest of the poor.
Maristely and her family now live in improved conditions in their favela.
Deng and his family are now rebuilding their lives after the civil war.
Archie now live in a house safe from natural disasters such as flooding.
Martina teaches children how to stay safe during natural disasters.
Lorraine maintains a connection with her culture through The Purple House.
Nirangini and her son are re-establishing their lives after the civil war.
Teaching resources to help your class explore the stories and global issues.
Prayers, stories and other useful resources to help you and your parish.
Bring Project Compassion to life through our featured videos.
See photo galleries related to each week's Project Compassion story.
Fun and easy Project Compassion fundraising ideas for you, your school and your parish.
Make a donation to Caritas Australia's Project Compassion 2014 appeal. Donate before 30 June.
Share how you're standing in solidarity with the world's poor on the photo message board.
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Watch Project Compassion stories and explore development issues through our Project Compassion videos.
Supporters in the Spotlight
In 2013, our wonderful Caritas supporters took part in Project Compassion by hosting a wide range of activities.
With your help, we
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goal of building
better lives for the
poorest of the poor
around the world.
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Caritas Australia is the international aid and development organisation of the Catholic Church in Australia. We are a member of the Fundraising Institute of Australia and the Australian Council for International Development (ACFID). We are endorsed by the Australian Taxation Office as a Deductible Gift Recipient (ABN 90 970 605 069) with charity status. Donations of $2 or more are tax deductible.