We helped 1862 women and children in 2022-23.

women kept safe from family violence

interactions with our Skills 4 Life program

women registered to our employment support program

online tutoring sessions delivered to children


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Funding incoming to alleviate crisis accommodation pressures

June 3, 2024

Solutions are on the horizon to alleviate pressures on crisis accommodation for women leaving...

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From jail to counselling, Matt is proof men can change their behaviour if they want to

June 3, 2024

When Matt realised the size and meaning of the loss in his life, it triggered an intense...

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For women fleeing violence, this service is vital – why is it begging for funding?

June 3, 2024

Staying at McAuley House Ballarat meant Mary* could finally rest after spending months moving...

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Funding extended for Ballarat service that has delivered 5 years of outstanding outcomes for women who have been homeless in the region.

June 3, 2024

Michaela Settle MP and State Treasurer Tim Pallas visited McAuley House Ballarat on 24 May to...

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The ‘Raging Charlies’: homelessness and community

April 1, 2024

On April 2, 1986, Mercy Sisters began a bold new experiment, creating a community where they...

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Community immersion project helps women to regain confidence in themselves, and each other

February 7, 2024

With the support of the City of Maribyrnong, McAuley House residents immersed themselves in the...

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Let’s start a new conversation about family violence

February 2, 2024

McAuley's Safe at Home advocacy has become an advertising campaign

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Funding plea for service providing safety for homeless women

December 13, 2023

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