Rachel Browne They are young, rich and troubled and more are landing in psychologists' consulting rooms.
Rachel Browne FORGET trees. The biggest concern for the next generation is finding a job to support their families.
Rachel Browne THE groups that support needy people at Christmas are doing it tough themselves this year with charity organisations saying donations have slumped compared with last December.
Rachel Browne A new portrait of young people shows they are better educated and smoking less but are increasingly overweight, using illicit drugs and drinking at risky levels.
Rachel Browne The Australian Foundation for Disability (AFFORD) and TAFE NSW have developed the state's first work skills program to support employees with disability.
Rachel Browne Coles is facing a landmark claim following an allegation the supermarket giant's website does not provide adequately for visually impaired shoppers.
Rachel Browne Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is a leading cause of disability in Australia, but few sufferers seek treatment due to the stigma and the cost and time involved.
Rachel Browne Australia's leading child abuse charity is calling on the federal government to introduce targets to encourage the adoption of children from foster care.
Rachel Browne Julien Blanc, self-described pick-up artist who promotes choking women, has visa cancelled and leaves Australia
Legal process will be easier but redress scheme for sex abuse victims in children's homes a long way off
Rachel Browne For survivors of sexual abuse committed in state-run children's homes, the legal process will be simplified.
Rachel Browne The National Disability Insurance Agency underspent its budget by $18 million in the 2013-14 financial year, raising hope for people with disabilities who have missed out on funding.
Rachel Browne Australia protected kids during the GFC but an expert warns against complacency.
Rachel Browne Well-resourced institutions may have to foot the bill for child sexual abuse committed in other organisations which are unable to provide financial compensation for victims.
Rachel Browne A Pentecostal pastor may have overlooked suspicions about his paedophile son-in-law because of their family relationship, a royal commission has heard.
Rachel Browne A single person living in rental accommodation is at the greatest risk of severe financial hardship, according to a new report which looks at the causes and depth of poverty in Australia.
Rachel Browne An ambitious national program to end domestic violence will employ similar approaches to campaigns that have successfully reduced tobacco use and dangerous driving.
Rachel Browne Rules designed to stop child trafficking in South Africa require extra paperwork for children before they can enter or exit the country.
Rachel Browne Almost 100,000 children from low-income families might lose their childcare places if the government tightens work study requirements under the Productivity Commission's recommendations.
Rachel Browne A growing number of employers are becoming breastfeeding-friendly workplaces with the Royal Australian Air Force becoming the latest organisation to become accredited.
Rachel Browne It's been a long time coming but Randwick woman Vi Robbins is now the oldest person in Australia at 112 years of age.