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Good Shepherd tackles the significant issues impacting women, girls and families.
Make a Difference
Help women, girls and families experiencing disadvantage in Australia stay safe and well.
Your contribution could help some of Australia’s most vulnerable women, girls and families to lead safer, happier, fuller lives.
Make a Donation
By making a donation you are helping women, girls and families access the support they need.
Leave a Legacy
Every bequest helps women find a safe environment, pursue their goals and create long-term change in their lives and the lives of their family.
Work with us
Join our team to help and enable fullness of life for women, girls and families experiencing disadvantage.
Volunteer your time
We welcome support from volunteers in a range of areas helping us continue to run our programs and services.
18 January 2021
Families struggling with back to school costs urged to avoid fast credit
Not for profit Good Shepherd has urged families in financial distress to consider government backed No Interest Loans, rather than adding to credit card debt or turning to pay day lenders and other sources of fast credit.
23 September 2020
Economic abuse must be recognised as a driver of family violence
Governments, the community and corporate Australia across the country must start rethinking their approaches to addressing family violence if they are serious about ending violence against women.
12 August 2020
Pandemic’s economic pain worse for the young, migrants and women
The economic impact of the Coronavirus pandemic has created a new group of economically vulnerable people, with young people, recent migrants and women among those hardest hit.
29 November 2020
Our Family Violence Programs in Victoria
Through our services, we work towards a world where Women, Girls and Families are safe, resilient, strong and connected. Through our services, we work towards a world where Women, Girls and Families
20 July 2020
Next Chapter and the Financial Independence Hub
Commonwealth Bank is extending and expanding its support for people impacted by financial abuse, as a result of domestic and family violence, with the launch of Next Chapter; a new program that will see the bank bring a range of services, support, resources and research to the market.
14 February 2020
Good Shepherd joins faith-based organisations to voice concerns about Religious Discrimination Bill
Leaders from Victoria’s most prominent faith-based and religious community service organisations have come together to urge the Federal Government not to implement the Religious Discrimination Bill as proposed.
18 December 2019
Good Shepherd supports Treating Families Fairly
Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand is - along with the Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare and six other like-minded organisations - a member of Treating Families Fairly.