Heart Connections

Nurturing Our Present & Emerging Custodians

Heart Connections showcases people whose ideas and activities inspire us — whose efforts unite and help lead the way – we actively promote the special work they do in our communities. The vision is to bring together Australia’s rich and diverse peoples of all ages and cultures to celebrate all that’s good in this world.

To respect and honour this country’s unique Indigenous history and custodianship via our nation’s multicultural diversity.

Issue 7

Lighthouse Foundation
The Lighthouse Foundation has created several different programs to meet the different needs of homeless children. The Lighthouse Foundation has assisted more than 1100 young people and continues to expand their reach.
More information about Lighthouse Foundation

Issue 6

Enough is Enough
Our mission is to reform society’s attitudes to violence. Enough is Enough works with individuals and groups to encourage them to take personal responsibility for their actions and aims to promote violence prevention strategies in society as a whole.
More information about Enough is Enough

Issue 5

Preparing the Way
Preparing the Way is a training organisation dedicated exclusively to end of life doula care. We are committed to transforming how people support others at the end of life.
More information about Preparing the Way

No Limits Perth

Issue 4

No Limits Perth
Provides essential emergency support services to the most vulnerable and disadvantaged people across Perth’s northern suburbs.
More information about No Limits Perth

Wrap with Love

Issue 3

The late Sonia Gidley-King (Founder) & Lorraine Sutton (Chairperson)
Provides knitted squares made into blankets for those in need – millions of people across the planet suffer extreme cold through poverty, war, earthquakes, homelessness, climate issues and more.
More information about Wrap with Love

Orange Sky

Issue 2

Nic Marchesi and Lucas Patchett
Provides a free mobile laundry service for homeless people — it’s about creating a safe, positive and supportive environment for people who are too often ignored, or who feel disconnected.
More information about Orange Sky

Dwayne Bannon-Harrison

Issue 1

Dwayne Bannon-Harrison
Provides a powerful experience of indigenous food, ceremony and more — seeks to help change the narrative and shift mindsets by sharing Indigenous ways of knowing – allowing others to glimpse the power of ancient wisdoms – programs are designed to help participants reach greater wellness in mind, body and spirit.
More information about Ngaran Ngaran Cultural Awareness

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