Australia's 55,000+ charities and 600,000 community groups are there for us in good times and bad. These are just some of their stories.
Downs syndrome and arthritis can’t stop Damien dancing like Swayze.
He loves the ballroom dancing lessons his Life Without Barriers independent living support team in Victoria organised for him so much, that he’s working with his physio to increase his movement.
When 19-year-old Saran was told not to come home, she panicked. It was Mission Australia in Watson that was there for her in one of her darkest moments.