The Brotherhood of St Laurence provides authoritative comment, information and data analysis on leading social issues in Australia.
We also assist media in identifying genuine voices and compelling case studies that reflect the realities of life for people battling poverty in Australia. We produce our own content ranging from blogs, video, and social media. Here you can find the latest media releases and a selection of news links where we are featured.
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Research finds energy price rises hitting pensioners hard. Your Life Choices, 15 October 2018
Householders’ income spent on energy in Australia is surging, according to new research commissioned by the Australian Council of Social Service (ACOSS) and the Brotherhood of St Laurence.
Brotherhood of St Laurence to walk for asylum seekers. Star Weekly, 9 October 2018
An Epping support worker from the Brotherhood of St Laurence will be pulling on his walking shoes this Sunday to show support for people facing hardship.
How cooking miso helped this Japanese woman build a new life in Australia. SBS, 3 October 2018
Yoko Nakazawa translated her miso making skill into a small business, thanks to the Brotherhood’s Stepping Stones program.
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The Future of the Community Welfare Sector, Tony Nicholson, 27 May 2014
Brotherhood of St Laurence Executive Director, Tony Nicholson, delivered a speech in which he considered the path the community welfare sector will take over the next two decades.