The perception that non-government schools are the “haves” and public schools are the “have-nots” is not an accurate picture of disadvantage in Australian schools, writes Jacinta Collins. Source: NCEC.
A Mercy Sister has launched a petition urging Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton to release into the community a Sri Lankan refugee who has spent 11 years in detention. Source: The Southern Cross.
New research has offered unique insight into the lives of people trapped in the cycle of homelessness and the benefits of long-term interventions. Source: Melbourne Catholic.
In the Dioceses
Melbourne priest Fr Hien Vu was moved to tears as he spoke of the news that COVID-19 had spread to a nearby nursing home where some of his parishioners live. Source: The Catholic Leader.
Masses have been suspended in Auckland and Wellington dioceses after a resurgence of COVID-19 cases in Auckland saw restrictions on gatherings reinstated. Source: NZ Catholic.