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Turning my life around
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Turning my life around

Sophia’s life changed through learning essential skills via financial counselling. Words Naomi Singlehurst In Australia, over three million people are living below the poverty line. That’...

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Reflections on grief
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Reflections on grief

The lessons in loss life teaches when a loved one dies Words Belinda Davis Since Father’s Day last month, I have been thinking about the loss of my dear dad, the impact of his loss and that of...

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Help at hand in times of financial struggle
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Help at hand in times of financial struggle

Many international students around Australia have sought assistance from the Salvos Doorways and emergency relief services. Words Darryl Whitecross One of the hardest-hit groups during the COVID-19 pa...

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Breaking the cycle of generational poverty
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Breaking the cycle of generational poverty

Tiffany Day is one of Karinya’s childcare workers and is trained to support children who have experienced family violence, trauma and homelessness. Picture by Adam Trafford, courtesy of The Cou...

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Conversations and care at the heart of financial counselling
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Conversations and care at the heart of financial counselling

Noel Duffin, Salvation Army Moneycare counsellor. Words Naomi Singlehurst This week, 17-23 October, is Anti-Poverty Week. Salvation Army Moneycare counsellor Noel Duffin ex...

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Another chance of happiness
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Another chance of happiness

Halting the spiral of debt and poverty Words Naomi Singlehurst In Australia, over three million people are living below the poverty line. That’s one in eight people. As we approach Anti-Poverty...

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Letting embarrassing moments slide
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Letting embarrassing moments slide

Reflecting God’s character in those awkward moments Words Dean Simpson On a lovely autumn morning in late April 1985, I inherited the dubious honour of being the first, and possibly only, Salv...

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Salvos advocate for mental health recovery payment
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Salvos advocate for mental health recovery payment

Jennifer Kirkaldy and her team are advocating for a mental health recovery payment for those needing temporary assistance. Providing targeted help to support people into employment Words Simone Worthi...

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Surfing Salvos Stores
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Surfing Salvos Stores

Getting the most from your online shopping experience Words Darryl Whitecross October is ‘Buy Nothing New’ month. It’s a time to think about living sustainably and making smarter...

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