Statistics show that one in four women suffer from depression at some point in their life, and with men it's one in six. Experts in Indigenous health say it's double that in our communities.
This two-part series follows a pair of mums as they discover how to do something most mothers take for granted - fall head over heels in love with their babies.
It began as a well-intentioned social reform: fling open the doors of big institutions and help mentally ill people live in the wider community.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
This is a documentary about the Merry Makers, a dance group for physically and mentally disabled people in suburban Sydney.
Helen Morse takes the lead in Sundowner, a play about a mother coping with Alzheimer's disease.
Every day in Australia over 40 000 patients are in hospital. While medicine tends their bodies, hospital chaplains tend their souls.
From rehearsals to the big day, Compass follows Australia's much loved dance troupe The Merry Makers as they rehearse and make their way to Disneyland in California for their first ever overseas pe
Right now there are over 4,000 people held in immigration detention centres across Australia.
One suicide is a tragedy. But what happens when a community is rocked by a series of suicides, one after another, all of them young people?
Devastated by a soaring rate of youth suicide, the Indigenous people of Rockhampton decided to act.
Horses and humans traumatised by the Black Saturday bushfires in Victoria are finding comfort in each other, thanks to an innovative therapy program.
An exciting new Compass series hosted by theologian Scott Stephens who talks to high profile Australians about what they think is the meaning of life.
On the frontline of a cyber war, masked vigilantes known as 'Anonymous' fight for internet freedom.
Over the course of one night, three ordinary Australians confront the memories, realities and consequences of one of the nation’s greatest public health issues – suicide.
Kids on Speed? is a hybrid of observational documentary, factual intervention and social experiment.