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Time to Celebrate Volunteers!

National Volunteer Week 2022 is nearly here! This important week (16 to 22 May) is Australia’s largest annual celebration of volunteers and their important contribution to our communities.

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Opinion

Connecting Communities: How online groups can strengthen social connections and reduce feelings of isolation.

For people who are unwilling or unable to get together with others face-to-face, there is a “world” of online communities from which to choose.

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Stories

Our remarkable volunteers

An insight into two of our wonderful Friendline volunteer call takers.

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Stories

We are the loneliest generation?

We are the loneliest generation? A story of friendships, silver linings and garage sales.

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Stories

Alone in a crowd

An active social life, a job and a big family should mean that you’re never lonely. Right?

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Opinion

Views from our Research Volunteers

It's so important that people know there is support out there for them, now more than ever.

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Opinion

Read this if you're feeling lonely

Why can’t we get that feeling of companionship we crave? Why don’t we fit in? What is wrong with us?

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Stories

We're all a little lonely

A beautiful poem written by Friends for Good volunteer Angela Lim

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From the CEO

FriendLine set to expand nationally thanks to Government funding

Friends for Good is delighted with the announcement that significant funding will be provided to our FriendLine service.

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Opinion

Reflections on volunteering with Friends for Good

Over the summer Friends for Good was lucky enough to work on a project in partnership with DQUBE Solutions.

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