Solidarity Volunteering: Strong Relationships, Mutual Development


Participants at Palms' Re-entry Weekend

During Palms’ Re-entry Weekend, 22nd — 24th May at The Hermitage Mittagong, one of the highlights is the opportunity for returned volunteers to share their stories with people with similar experiences.

Palms Australia welcomes Cardinal Pell…

Cardinal Pell visits Palms

As part of his visit to St James’ Parish, Archbishop of Sydney, George Cardinal Pell visited Palms Australia’s head office on Thursday 13th November 2008.

Crossing cultures: there to here

Celina (left) with her mother and sister

With the suggestion of “reverse volunteering” already in mind, when Linh called Palms to enquire further about “hospitality internship”, the time seemed right to begin a pilot project.

Beyond July: What comes after World Youth Day?

Given that World Youth Day will be upon us very soon, now is a great time to consider how the experience will affect Australians beyond July 2008.

True peace is not merely the absence of tension: it is the presence of justice. - Martin Luther King Jr