Read the latest news and stories from CBM Australia’s work helping people with disabilities living in the world’s poorest places. 

COVID 19: The transition to working from home can take longer for people with vision impairment

Graeme Turner tells his story. I sit at my office...

Making gender a key focus of inclusive WASH practices and facilities

The United Nations recognises that girls and women with...

Zimbabwe WASH project reduces barriers and keeps safe during Covid-19

The Covid-19 pandemic is sweeping the globe and health...

Inclusive WASH will save lives during COVID-19 spread

Personal hygiene is the number one way individuals can slow or stop the spread...

A Prayer for our Partners

Please join in quiet contemplation as I pray. Dear God, Our hearts are deeply concerned for communities, people with disabilities and their families, for partner...

Stevie’s thoughts on handling isolation

As we take measures to limit the spread of COVID-19, our lifestyles are severely restricted. I have lived with physical...

An Easter Prayer

Let us pray. Lord at this time of year we reflect on the challenges and trials you faced over Lent - in isolation for 40 days and nights in...

Week 7-Luke 14:12-24 – The Great Banquet

Throughout Lent, we have been following Jesus, watching as he restored people physically and spiritually, restoring people back into...

A COVID-19 update from our partners in India

As lockdowns came into effect around the globe, CBM Australia remained in close contact with our overseas partners and...

COVID-19 Nepal Story

To protect their staff and do their part to #flattenthecurve the CBM Nepal Country office staff have all been working from home. Rita oversees the mental health projects for...

Covid-19 Ethiopia story

Amid the Covid-19 crisis, we are glad to report that CBM Australia assisted in delivering assistive devices to almost 100 children living with disabilities in the Oromia region of...

COVID-19: Philippines Story

As the COVID-19 crisis continues to unfold, CBM remains committed to amplifying the voice of people with disabilities who are increasingly vulnerable to the...

COVID-19 Vietnam Story

CBM Australia was concerned for the health of our partners and projects in light of the recent health crisis, and we  maintained close contact. Most offices were closed and...

COVID-19 Indonesia Story

“All of our partners have excellent skills in community mobilisation and disability inclusion and are well connected to the communities they have been working with as well as local...

COVID-19 India crisis

As the COVID-19 crisis unfolded, CBM offices everywhere worked hard to contain the crisis. “The situation in India is also not so good but the government has taken precautionary measures...

Week 6– Lent Series 2020 – Matthew 15:21-28 The Faith of a Canaanite Woman

Have you ever had your calls for help dismissed? Were...

Week 5 – Lent Series 2020 – John 15:9-17 Jesus’ Love & Friendship

How can Jesus’ love and friendship restore our relationships...

Including people with disabilities in the COVID-19 response

As the impacts of coronavirus (COVID-19) are felt by more and more people here...

COVID-19 Call To Prayer

CBM is supporting the call of Australian church leaders for Christians to pray together, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic that is gripping the world. Christians are encouraged to set...

Week 4- Lent Series 2020 – Mark 3:1-6 – Jesus and the man with the withered hand

When Jesus encountered a man with a withered hand...