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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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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Turning the lights back on

November 27, 2023

A victim-survivor on what's needed to feel safe again at home.

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Opening up our next chapter

October 12, 2023

We will become part of MacKillop while retaining the McAuley name and brand.

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Celebrating 15 years of support for over 13,000 women and children

August 1, 2023

We have a long and proud history of supporting women and children.

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‘The person I always wanted to be’: Roma’s story

July 17, 2023

It's been a five-year journey. But after 30 moves, Roma feels she is home at last.

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