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Poverty

In late June and early July 2021, Jane Slater from Anglicare Southern Queensland will participate in the Coast-to-Coast Bike Ride from Cairns to Karumba to raise money for disadvantaged communities in Far North Queensland
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Jane will cycle from Cairns to Karumba for a great cause

Jane Slater has been with Anglicare for almost four years, working as an Admin Team Leader in the Mental Health and Wellbeing team for Brisbane North. Jane will be participating in the Coast-to-Coast Bike Ride from Cairns to Karumba, which is a 780km ride spanning seven days

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New JobSeeker rate is plunging people into poverty

Anglicare Australia has renewed its call to raise the rate of JobSeeker and related payments for good. The call follows the release of a new report on financial stress commissioned by the Brotherhood of St Laurence

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Thread Together brings new mobile wardrobe service to Brisbane

A dedicated mobile wardrobe van based in Brisbane will service the greater Brisbane community enabling new clothing, shoes and accessories to be distributed to those in need. The mobile wardrobe van, sponsored by Bendon Lingerie, will be facilitated and run by Anglicare Southern Queensland and St Andrew’s Church, Indooroopilly