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

Eye health and running away from help

Sabene Gomes, a CBM Program Officer, shares an incredible story on eye health from her latest trip to India....

Australian aid budget freeze leaves most vulnerable out in the cold

The Australian Government’s Foreign Policy White Paper promised a...

Violence against women and girls with disabilities

This blog was written by CBM Australia's Advocacy and Communications team, who have collected...

The challenge: a disability-inclusive renovation

Stevie Wills, Community Education Officer at CBM Australia, shares what ran through her head when she went through a...

Budget cuts threaten those already furthest behind

CBM Australia is concerned that the Australian Government is considering deep cuts to Australia's...

Discovering my passion for mental health

This blog was written by Dr Julian Eaton, CBM’s Global Mental Health Advisor. When I was visiting the CBM Australia...

A king who shares in our pain… by choice

Stevie Wills, CBM Australia Community Engagement Officer, reflects on the heart of Jesus in a world that experiences pain. Pondering...

Speaking truth to power: supporting women with disabilities to seek justice

This blog was written by Erin Ryan, who works...

Jane Edge talks water in Ethiopia

In 2018, CBM CEO Jane Edge travelled to Ethiopia and recorded this video explaining the critical role that water supply plays in preventing blindness. [embed][/embed] Video...

Pressing for progress in Vanuatu

This blog was written by CBM Australia Advocacy and Communications Officer, Elle Spring, who collected stories of the lived experience of people with disabilities...

Left behind

To be left behind in the midst of chaos and danger would surely be most people’s greatest fear. For the average Australian who will likely never experience this, there are...

Every child deserves an education

Stevie Wills, CBM’s Community Education Officer, shares her experience and memories of school, and how her life wouldn’t have been the same without an...

Christmas potential

This special Christmas blog is written by our very own Stevie Wills, who shares a powerful perspective on the potential we all have. We can only imagine Mary's thoughts and...

International Day of People with Disability

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Meet an ordinary girl with an extraordinary passion for change – Bethany Wake

New opportunities, new hope: meet apprentices Ernest, Cletus and Elfreda

International Day of People with Disabilities: Include us

Globally, one billion people have a disability, and 80 per cent live in developing...

Australia’s Foreign Policy White Paper: Promising, with the real proof to come in the Budget papers

CBM Australia welcomes the promise held within the Australian...