Morgue Worker Caught In Disturbing Act With Girl's Corpse
All the news you need to know this Wednesday.
All the news you need to know this Wednesday.
Musicians Making A Difference is using the power of music to help change the lives of 20,000 at-risk young Australians each year.
The Salvation Army in America wants to capitalise on digital payments as waning foot traffic in stores diminishes holiday fundraising, which has relied on shoppers dropping spare change into the charity's red kettles.
Four homeless men were beaten to death by a man allegedly wielding a metal pipe in New York City, police said.
The understandable focus of the Prime Minister’s US visit has been the discussions and excursions with Donald Trump, alongside the policy debates which have followed.
When I first heard about the Federal government's plans to roll out the cashless welfare card, my blood ran cold.
An 'anti-social behaviour' app where citizens drop a GPS pin to report homelessness, begging or public drunkenness is a "concern" for legal advocates who fear it may further marginalise poor or Indigenous people in the NT.
A women's housing provider has slammed the "shitty" funding model that saw a domestic violence survivor's cats given secure safe accommodation while she was forced to sleep on the streets due to a lack of options.
Officials in West Palm Beach have a new way to keep homeless people from laying around the city's Lake Pavilion: "Baby Shark."
The news of Courtney Herron’s death has shocked Melburnians. While full details are yet to emerge, both she and the man charged with murdering her have been widely reported as being homeless.
Sunday marked the fourth time in less than 12 months a woman's body was found in a public space in Melbourne.
Homeless women are more vulnerable to violence, experts say, as they plead for more social housing in the wake of another woman's death in Melbourne.
The housing affordability crisis is plaguing more than Australia's youth.
Pet owner and homeless man Chris is grieving the loss of his cherished pet rat 'Lucy' who was stolen from her Sydney home on Saturday afternoon.
Shay Kenny is giving everything he can to spread love following the terror attack on his home town of Christchurch.
With emergency relief funding for Brisbane Youth Services being cut after this year, the city's young homeless population may go hungrier than ever.
A sweet moment shared between a young South Carolina girl and a homeless man has captured the hearts of millions.
When he was homeless, Shane felt so isolated from society he was more comfortable talking to dogs than their human owners.
Language is a funny thing, isn’t it?
Patrick Lawson had hit rock bottom.
In 2016 Jane Holmes was shopping at a Gold Coast mall, when a chance encounter with a 13-year-old girl changed her life forever.
'Sesame Street' has never shied away from teaching kids about social issues in its nearly 50 year history on TV.
A program aimed at incentivising people in or applying for public housing to get a job could leave those who desperately rely on the system in the dark.
A cashless society sounds seamless and shiny. But as use of physical money continues to fall, where does this leave the homeless who depend on coin donations?
Spiked floors, narrow benches, late-night sprinklers and harsh lighting -- it's called hostile architecture, and it's targeting vulnerable homeless people worldwide.
The Californian city of San Jose has found a new way to help its homeless AND clean public spaces.
Michael has been in and out of prison a dozen times. He often felt he was better off just staying on the inside.
Picture this: You’ve been away from home for a year but have been suddenly forced to return.
Two employees at a Dunkin' Donuts shop in New York have been suspended after one dumped water on a homeless man who had nodded off as his mobile phone was charging.
On Wednesday, readers of the Herald Sun were confronted with a cover image of two men injecting heroin into their arms in the corner of a CBD parking lot.
"My life is all screwed up. That's the reason I was shaving on the train."
While riding the tram into the city on a recent Saturday night, I overheard a passionate conversation.
A criminal investigation has been opened.
It comes after a judge ordered the couple to hand over all remaining money to the Marine Corps veteran last week.
The homelessness crisis in NSW has reached epidemic levels, and I’ve asked the Premier to treat it as a state emergency.
LGBT, Aboriginal and migrant communities face huge homelessness issues.
Stop feeling powerless. You have more agency than you think.
Instead of a tampon, imagine using paper towels -- or socks, toilet paper, leaves, or bark -- when you're bleeding from your vagina.
"We’re like a merry-go-round. Kids keep going round and round, with no way off or way out"
Employed but homeless, thousands of Australians stuck in a 'crazy cycle'.
Even the Bureau of Statistics says it's hard to measure youth homelessness.
"In a society like ours, it's unacceptable so many don't have a home"
"You go to any BBQ or pub, this is what people are talking about and looking to government for action on."
The inaction of those in power thrives on our apathy.
Nearly a quarter of Australia's homeless people are under the age of 25.
'This is now our most critical social infrastructure crisis.'