• The Canberra Relief Network (CRN) was set-up in response to the community's overwhelming and increasing demand for food and non-perishable household essential items, following the Covid-19 Pandemic and is a collaboration and network of community services organisation in the ACT, led by UnitingCare Kippax and supported by the ACT government. There are a number of ways you can support CRN.

  • How well do you know Canberra? Vital Signs uses community knowledge and data to measure the health and vitality of our community in key areas.

Our Impact

Funds distributed since 2011 3 million
Community projects 100
Organisations supported 300

Impact stories

See the impact your donation has on the wider community through Hands Across Canberra Foundation Grants.

Impact - Canberra Community Cares, Charnwood

Canberra City Care sought funds from Hands Across Canberra to help finance a new community kitchen and garden. These new facilities will help us expand the community outreach services offered in West Belconnen.

Impact - Everyman Australia

"Data shows that people who have been referred to Everyman Australia and successfully completed the program, have a very low chance of reoffending in family violence matters." Rudi Lammers AP, Chief Police Officer of the ACT

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