Websites Worth a Visit

The Australian Institute for the Achievement of Human Potential (AIAHP) is an organisation devoted to improving the quality of life for brain-injured children.

The aim of Awareness Shows is to help young people to make sense of their lives, issues, challenges and goals through the medium of music.

Established in 1972, the Barefoot College is a non-government organisation that has been providing basic services and solutions to problems in rural communities, with the objective of making them self-sufficient and sustainable.

The development philosophy of Bhutan led by His Majesty, the King, Jigme Singye Wangchuk is Gross National Happiness. His Majesty announced this philosophy a few decades ago and says Bhutan is the only country in the world to measure its wellbeing by Gross National Happiness (GNH) instead of Gross National Product (GNP).

The Children's Eyes On Earth International Youth Photography Contest 2012 was initiated by IDEA (International Dialogue for Environmental Action), in collaboration with photographer Reza.

For over 12 years, Waris Dirie has fought against female genital mutilation (FGM) worldwide. At least 150 million women and girls are affected by this cruel practice, which continues to be performed in Africa, but also in Asia, Europe, America and Australia.

Dr. Lipman received his initial medical training in South Africa, qualifying in 1979 and emigrated to the United States in 1984.

The Center for the Study of Empathic Therapy, Education and Living is a non-for-profit organisation founded by Peter R. Breggin MD.

Paul Stamets has been a dedicated mycologist for over thirty years. Over this time, he has discovered and co-authored four new species of mushrooms, and pioneered countless techniques in the field of edible and medicinal mushroom cultivation.

The Future We Want (FWW) is a global initiative to envision what we want our lives and our communities to be like 20 years from now.

The Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet aims to contribute to ‘closing the gap’ in health between Indigenous and Australians.

Pastor Don Mackenzie, Rabbi Ted Falcon and Imam Jamal Rahman—now known as the Interfaith Amigos—started working together after 9/11 to openly address the usual taboos of interfaith dialogue — the “awkward” parts of each tradition — in order to create a more authentic conversation.

The International Society for Ecology and Culture (ISEC) is a non-profit organisation dedicated to the revitalisation of cultural and biological diversity, and the strengthening of local communities and economies worldwide.

MAITI Nepal was born out of a crusade to protect Nepali girls and women from crimes like domestic violence, trafficking for flesh trade, child prostitution, child labour and various forms of exploitation and torture.

Natural Standard was founded by healthcare providers and researchers to provide high-quality, evidence-based information about complementary and alternative therapies.

The National Institute of Complementary Medicine (NICM) was established to provide leadership and support for strategically directed research into complementary medicine and translation of evidence into clinical practice and relevant policy to benefit the health of all Australians.

The Institute of Noetic Sciences serves an emerging movement of globally conscious citizens dedicated to manifesting their highest capacities.

Peace begins with me is a non-profit, humanitarian organisation dedicated to inner peace – education, inspiration, and collaboration in the area of inner peace.

Purple Soup provides challenging, activity based programs for children and their families affected by serious illness. These adventures are designed to rebuild confidence, self esteem, trust and courage in a safe, fun and supportive environment.

At the end of his life, Ken outlined the organization he wanted to create. It would be a centre that would nurture the compassion in healthcare, encouraging the sorts of caregiver-patient relationships that made all the difference to him.

Thrillionaires is a project of the Harnisch Family Foundation to encourage the thrill of giving. They don’t want anything from you except your stories a and they say anyone can be a Thrillionaire.

OHO is the only Not-for-profit Agency in Australia to specifically promote a holistic approach to primary health care. It was formed to bridge the gap between the community sector and the holistic healthcare industry by creating and supporting integrative, wellness focused projects for the disadvantaged and vulnerable.


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