Our Town Retreat

Title image: Ceduna/ Far West Our Town team member Simone Miller of the Kokatha tribe of the far west coast and Wongatha tribe of Western Australia shared her experience as a sistergirl growing up in the Koonibba Aboriginal community and her peer mentorship and advocacy work supporting other young sistergirls across Australia. In March 2021, […]

2021: a new grant round, a growing team, and launching year one of Our Town

In 2020 we sowed the seeds for real and lasting change, in 2021 it’s time to continue striving to work, think, and act differently for the benefit of the South Australian community. By Niall Fay, FFF CEO Last year much of the talk in our sector revolved around how the conditions for change, at both […]

Young Carers Participate in an Immersive Research Experience

Last Thursday we joined UnitingCare Wesley Bowden (UCWB) at The Caring Camp, an immersive research experience held at Mylor Adventure Camp. The Caring Camp invited Young Carers (YCs) to speak about their roles and the challenges and benefits they had experienced performing a caring role at a young age. The camp also presented an opportunity […]

Our Town Funding Announcement

We are so pleased to announce that Ceduna/ Far West, Cummins, and Kimba will be joining Kangaroo Island as fully funded partners in the ten-year Our Town initiative. When the Our Town initiative began over two years ago the intention was to provide long term funding and wrap around support to two regional/rural communities to […]

12 Months in Review with the Fay Fuller Foundation CEO Niall Fay

We recently took advantage of a seven-hour road trip to ask our CEO, Niall Fay to reflect on his first 12 months in the role and tell us what’s next for the Fay Fuller Foundation… Niall joined the Foundation from outside of philanthropy bringing a diverse professional background and experience working in multi-disciplinary teams. This […]