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ACT families struggling to afford school essentials

A survey of nearly 2,000 families supported has revealed 87.1 per cent of parents and carers worry about being able to afford what their children need to start the school year, including digital devices, internet access, school supplies and uniforms.

To the editor: Thanks ACT for supporting The Smith Family

The Smith Family CEO Doug Taylor expresses his deep appreciation to everyone across the ACT who supported the charity's 2022 Back to School Appeal.

Appeals to help disadvantaged students needed more than ever

The pandemic has affected every Australian in some way, but many young people and children need extra support this year to help them get back to school.