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Woman on step BlogNews
June 18, 2019

Building resilience is a lifelong pursuit, but one well worth the effort

Paula Barrett is an expert when it comes to building resilience to help navigate life’s ups and downs. As a scholar and groundbreaking researcher in the field of psychology and…
Madonna King on stage BlogNews
May 22, 2019

What’s influencing our teen girls? Madonna King to present at 2019 Annual Forum on Women and Homelessness

Madonna King has a deep and unique understanding of what makes young women tick. Apart from being one of Australia's most accomplished journalists and the author of nine books, King’s…
YAC BlogNews
May 3, 2019

The Lady Musgrave Trust appoints its first Youth Advisory Committee

L-R (back) Bridget Clark, Brittanie Dreghorn, Kate Hudson, CEO Karen Lyon Reid L-R (front) Brianna Kelly, Georgia Amery Queensland’s oldest charity and champion for homeless women The Lady Musgrave Trust…
hands together in group BlogNews
March 26, 2019

The Lady Musgrave Trust Youth Advisory Committee (YAC)

The Lady Musgrave Trust is establishing a Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) as a support group for the Board.  The innovative and strategic thinkers on the YAC would provide insight into…
Styling you Blog
March 20, 2019

Styling You donates $10 from every T-shirt to The Lady Musgrave Trust

Brisbane-based fashion brand Styling You has announced it will donate $10 from the sale of every Nikki sequin SY logo t-shirt to The Lady Musgrave Trust. Nikki Parkinson, the face…
Woman on step BlogHomelessness
March 20, 2019

What really causes homelessness for women and their children?

Homelessness doesn’t discriminate. And it can happen in an instant for anyone from any background. But when it comes to the reasons why people find themselves homeless the list is…
Story Bridge BlogNews
February 27, 2019

Monuments across Queensland to shine a light on homelessness for Women’s Week 2019

The week of 2-9 March 2019 is Queensland Women’s Week and The Lady Musgrave Trust is once again leading the cause with celebrations, fundraising and an awareness campaign that will…
House key ring Homelessness
January 30, 2019

What does it mean to be homeless?

On any given night in Australia, there are 116,000 people who are considered homeless. That’s about 50 homeless persons for every 10,000 people. And the rate of homelessness is only…
christmas gift BlogHomelessnessNews
December 7, 2018

Myer Indooroopilly Christmas gift wrapping to raise funds for The Lady Musgrave Trust

This Christmas, volunteers from St Peters Lutheran College will be gift wrapping at Myer Indooroopilly to raise funds for The Lady Musgrave Trust. Thanks to a wonderful group of students,…