Mission Statement

World Families Australia:

  • Is a community based, not for profit, non-sectarian organization, providing international aid through relief and development projects.
  • Is an incorporated organisation coordinated primarily by volunteers to provide the greatest benefit to overseas projects.
  • Has Project Officers (volunteers) with relationships in specific overseas countries enabling the organization to respond to needs where they have been identified.
  • Works within the Ausaid and Taxation Office guidelines.
  • Facilitates support for members of the adoption community.

Providing funds or donations to more than
1200 children and projects in 9 countries

1. Philippines


Please keep all the families and children in your prayers

Following a year of natural disasters in the Philippines and culminating with what is said to be the World's biggest typhoon there are an overwhelming amount of displaced families and orphans needing urgent assistance!  

Typhoon  Haiyan slammed into six central Philippine islands on Friday 8th November, decimating buildings and homes and claiming thousands of lives, it was one of the most powerful typhoons ever recorded. See further information in the Philippine's web page.

2. See photos of children who have had life changing operations:

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 3.  Gemma Pilcher's Report - Samerro

4.  Click on this link to view a wonderful video clip from Jean Hopman's recent trip to Jimma in Ethiopia, showing the beauty of the country and the on-going need for support.  The clip promotes the need for the library in the Jimma School and also visits Bonga.