Mental Health

Every day in Australia over 40 000 patients are in hospital. While medicine tends their bodies, hospital chaplains tend their souls.

Helen Morse takes the lead in Sundowner, a play about a mother coping with Alzheimer's disease.

There are two types of war correspondent - those who stick to the circuit of military briefings, safe hotels and careful excursions into unstable areas, and those who throw themselves at the job wi

This is a documentary about the Merry Makers, a dance group for physically and mentally disabled people in suburban Sydney.

The interview you're about to see is the equivalent of a guerilla raid on a heavily fortified position. The subject, Jeff Kennett, doesn't want to be interviewed.

The seeds of love can grow in the most unlikely soil. Shahin Shafaei and Gaby Schultz met in a detention centre. He was an asylum seeker from Iran, she was a guard from country New South Wales.

One in four relationships in Australia will be scarred by domestic violence. It's a subject tinged with shame and too often kept out of sight.

We all know a homeless person when we see one, right, they're that wino passed out in the doorway, or the person with their head down, sitting on the street corner begging for money.

Sometimes a life is so shattered you just have to tread gently through the wreckage to find the human being at the centre of it.

Typical of many regional centres around Australia, Mackay in Queensland is a place that appears to have it all - tourism, lucrative mines and lush farmlands.