The inside – from the President & CEO

The vitality of our centenary year and the incredible spirit that energised our people and supporters throughout 2014 has carried over into this year with a sense of optimism and renewal.

News in brief

How to get involved in our annual Red Cross Calling fundraising campaign, and how respect for the red cross emblem can save lives.

Pride of place

Cooking kangaroo tails, sharing cultures and learning from Elders were among the highlights for a group of young people on a unique camp in the Kimberley.

Mornings with Milton

A daily morning phone call from Red Cross has saved Milton Morris’ life not once, but twice.

A second chance to succeed

Running his own small business is a victory for Joseph, who suffered abuse and neglect in childhood, struggled with debilitating depression and went on to experience years of homelessness and time in mental health facilities.

The power to change your story

Bianca Hams, 21, was homeless and living at an Adelaide youth shelter when a Red Cross staff member invited her to consider volunteering.

A week in an Ebola treatment centre

Daily deaths, local heroes, physical challenges and happy tears… here’s a week in the life of Tracy Zordan, an Australian working in the heart of Sierra Leone’s Ebola epidemic.

The hidden impact of disasters

When disaster strikes and dramatic images flood the news, the cost to many of those caught up in the emergency may be harder for us to see.

A unique shopping experience

Red Cross Shop volunteers are our biggest asset according to the new Head of Red Cross Retail, Richard Wood.