Sustaining what, exactly?

The question posed usually runs along the lines of “How will you sustain the project or activity beyond this grant?” Before answering, it’s necessary to answer a larger question: “What, exactly, are we sustaining?” — are we sustaining a one-off activity, a program, the organisation, our beneficiary children or their communities on an ongoing basis?…

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From the heart: A values-centred approach to mental health support

By Alexandra Crawford, Clinical Psychology Team Leader Over the last 12 months, children from rural and remote Australia have experienced unprecedented community traumas such as the 2019-2020 summer bushfires and COVID-19, on top of the ongoing drought and the floods that followed the fires in many regions. At RFW, these events have been associated with…