06 Dec 22
On Saturday 3 December we celebrated the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The day promotes further understanding of disabilities and aims to mobilise support for the dignity, rights and wellbeing of persons with disabilities.
30 Nov 22
Caritas agencies are responding after over 50,000 people were displaced in the wake of the magnitude 5.6 earthquake that struck Indonesia in November 2022.
25 Nov 22
Not only is Christmas a time for celebration, but also an important time of reflection on how we can give back to those in need.
22 Nov 22
Caritas Australia stands in solidarity with the people of West Java in Indonesia after the devastating magnitude-5.6 earthquake which has killed at least 162 people, many of them children, and left hundreds more injured.
22 Nov 22
Caritas Australia confirms that staff in the Solomon Islands office are safe after 7.3 magnitude earthquake.
21 Nov 22
Our Advocacy Associate Director Dr Damian Spruce is in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt at the 27th United Nations Climate Talks to represent Caritas Oceania.
13 Nov 22
Michael McGirr, Caritas Australia's Mission Facilitator, shares a reflection on World Day of the Poor.
01 Nov 22
This year has been a tough one for all of us. But sometimes, if you’re able to bring hope to others, it can also make you feel more hopeful. And what better time to spread hope than in the season of giving?
31 Oct 22
Somalia is facing the dire prospect of a devastating famine as the country experiences a fourth consecutive failed rainy season.
28 Oct 22
Caritas Oceania held their annual Caritas Oceania forum in person in Papua New Guinea for the first time since the COVID-19 outbreak. The Annual Forum brings together Caritas Oceania members from across the entire region.
26 Oct 22
Pacific Island countries have made history with the first ever community-led climate declaration in the region.
11 Oct 22
Last night, massive missile strikes by Russia in Ukraine have caused devastation and loss of life across the country; killing at least 10 people and injuring over 60. Civilian infrastructure has been destroyed, with communities losing their homes, schools and medical facilities.
06 Oct 22
Read about the latest report from Caritas Australia on climate change and debit in the Pacific.
03 Oct 22
The first ever Vatican World Cycling Team joined Caritas Australia last week to learn more about truth-telling and reconciliation from Kinchela Boys Home survivors.
29 Sep 22
Nestled at the base of Annapurna Himalayan range in Nepal is a homestay and agro-eco tourism centre that is helping local communities to share their culture with the rest of the world.
28 Sep 22
A super typhoon has hit the north-western Philippines, forcing thousands out of their homes and leaving many towns underwater.
21 Sep 22
Thanks to your ongoing support, we are continuing our mission of eliminating discrimination, working towards gender equality and advancing women’s rights, along with promoting respect for all people – irrespective of their age, culture and position in life.
Hear from Tracey Tessitore, Caritas Australia’s Diocesan Director for Adelaide about advocating for the global poor
21 Sep 22
As the representative of Caritas Australia in Adelaide, Tracey Tessitore writes about her experience joining forty women advocating together on the Help Fight Famine Campaign at Parliament House on 7 September.
01 Sep 22
Devastating floods in Pakistan have left a trail of destruction across the country, claiming the lives of more than 1,100 people.
31 Aug 22
Six months on from the Russian invasion of Ukraine, more than 550,000 people have crossed the border into Moldova, the majority of them women, children and the elderly.
26 Aug 22
Now supporters can make regular donations through pre-tax pay.