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How The Big Issue creates connection for those who need it most

The Big Issue provides an opportunity for people experiencing marginalisation, homelessness and disadvantage to earn an income through meaningful work. Australia Post has supported The Big Issue to deliver their services across Australia since 1996. As part of our Inspiring Australians series, we chat to those who work with The Big Issue to find out how it impacts their lives.

How Reynard St Neighbourhood House is helping people connect through gardening

When Reynard Street Neighbourhood House received a 2019 Australia Post Community Grant, they launched a gardening program for their community. Hannah Evans, the Volunteer and Training Coordinator, talks about growing friendships, confidence and delicious produce.

How Reclink Australia uses sport to improve the lives of those experiencing poor mental health

Reclink Australia, an Australia Post 2020 Community Grant recipient, is helping people connect through inclusive sports programs like Street Games. This social inclusion program is improving the lives of people experiencing disadvantage and poor mental health.

How Minus18 is connecting and empowering LGBTQIA+ youth

Minus18, a 2019 Australia Post Community Grant recipient, is creating safe and empowering spaces for Australia’s LGBTIQA+ youth community. As part of our Inspiring Australians series, we talk to them about how they’ve used the grant to expand the voice for LGBTIQ+ youth and help this community thrive.

Rachael McPhail: Making Traditional Place names part of mailing addresses

The next time you send a letter or parcel in Australia, considering including the Traditional Place name in your mailing addresses. This is part of a Gomeroi woman’s campaign, supported by Australia Post, to celebrate our First Nations people.