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Find your life purpose through volunteering

We chat with Maree, a 73-year-old volunteer for Meals on Wheels Victoria, about her life-changing experiences with the charity.

Five sustainable swaps you can make right now

Here are our five simple swaps that will help to reduce your environmental impact. Introducing one (if not all) of these is a great way to start making a difference.

How to volunteer and help injured native wildlife

If you're an animal lover you may want to help and care for injured or orphaned local animals, Join organisations that help rehabilitate them. Here's how.

Is it time to embrace the share economy?

From tool sharing to camper van borrowing, there's plenty of resources that could see you save money and connect with others who share a similar interest.

One of Australia’s most remarkable foster carers

Meryl started fostering children 12 years ago. Since then she's fostered 91 children. Could fostering children later in life be for you?

Giving back to the community this winter

Whether it's animal welfare, the environment, or children in need, helping a cause which you are passionate about has more benefits than you may think.

Mentorship – the benefits and the challenges

As you move through your career you may have the opportunity to impart some of your wisdom to someone who is still building on his or her own career. Is Mentorship for you?

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Together, helping people to stay in the place they love

The Guide to Living Well is a useful resource that helps you to develop a plan for growing older well.

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Five Good Friends and Apia, together helping families plan for future care needs, through education, advice and support.

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