Auraria and her sister

Meet Auraria and her sister

Auraria is a great communicator and thinker. She says she would like to be a lawyer or a politician so she can get more funding for people with disabilities.
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  • Frank
    ‘I knew something was wrong’ Meet Frank, one of the many people supported by Melbourne City Mission’s Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Services. Frank, a victim of a stroke which resulted in his ABI, tells his story about how his life changed after his injury.
  • Matthew_Melbourne Academy
    ‘The Hester Hornbrook Academy helped define who I am’ Meet Matthew, a young student who once missed months of high school due to bullying before graduating from our Hester Hornbrook Academy, has now been offered a place at Victoria University.
  • Tania, a young mum and her son Dean
    In search of a safer place Tania is one of many Victorians supported by Melbourne City Mission. As a young child, she was confronted with adulthood way too early in her life.
  • “Go for it; anything is possible” Meet Liam, an aspiring young photographer and one of the first recipients of Melbourne City Mission's Kickstart Your Dream initiative, who is on his way to achieving his dream.
  • Girl (Ruby) looking out window
    Family violence caused me to leave Meet Ruby, one of the thousands of young people Melbourne City Mission supports. Ruby was only 16 when she left her family home. Having experienced family violence for a number of years, Ruby had enough.
  • Andrew
    It gives me security and peace of mind to know Andrew is with ‘family.’ Nancy is the mother of Andrew, a client of Bridges, one of our support services for adults with mild to severe intellectual disabilities.