19 Oct

VIDEO: BKT and Tradefaire helping Aussie Helpers

A big thank you goes out to BKT who donated $20,000 to Aussie Helpers and it’s worthy cause for farmers they help. The video below as provided at their BKT BIG BASH LAUNCH. Learn more about BKT here: Thanks to everyone at BKT – we appreciate your ongoing support of Aussie Helpers!     ...

06 Sep

MEDIA: Peta Credlin SKY NEWS 30/8/18 interviews Brian Egan of Aussie Helpers about farm crises

See below Brian’s recent interview with Peta Credlin… PETA CREDLIN:  Brian Egan who several years ago founded the charity Aussie Helpers, as a way to assist Farmers across Australia who have been doing it tough. As much as the country is still fighting drought conditions, and I know you know that all better than anybody, I sat down with Brian to get an update on how his team’s campaign is going, and what more can be done to assist those in...

16 Jul

Ten Eyewitness News Queensland July 9 2018 Relentless drought and crushing isolation has seen suicide rates in the bush skyrocket.

Relentless drought and crushing isolation has seen suicide rates in the bush skyrocket. Our farmers and their families are doing it tough but there’s an unconventional service making a difference.     (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); = id; js.src = ''; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk')); Exclusive: Unconventional Service Helping Drought-Stricken Farmers Relentless drought and crushing isolation has seen suicide rates in the bush skyrocket. Our farmers and...

TEXT support for rural workers
21 Feb

UPDATE: City users putting a strain on “Rural Text Counselling Support Service”

Virtual Psychologist CEO Dervla Loughnane said she had to double her staff due to the overwhelming response, but she was concerned that some city users were detracting from services specifically designed to help country folk. “There has been a huge demand from rural areas but unfortunately we have seen some city-based people creeping in.” Dervla Loughnane The text messaging psychology service, which is funded by farmer support charity Aussie Helpers, provides 24/7 counselling and support for people in rural and remote areas. Rural...

22 Dec

MEDIA: DEC/17 Peta Credlin #skynews Interview with Brian Egan Aussie Helpers about saving our farmers lives

Pete Credlin from Sky News (podcast) interviews Brian Egan, Aussie Helpers founder, about the ongoing plight our Aussie farmers face with drought and the upcoming summer. CLICK ON THE VIDEO BELOW – To watch it now: Thanks to Peta Credlin, see more from her on her Podcast. AUSSIE HELPERS TEAM   ...

01 Dec

MEDIA: 28/11/17 Alan Jones Interview with Brian Egan (co-founder of Aussie Helpers) VIDEO

Alan Jones and Peta Credlin talk with Brian Egan of Aussie Helpers about the plight of farmers more than 6 years living with drought, and the toll it is taking on their livestock and their families.       IMAGES SUPPLIED BY AUSSIE HELPERS (c) 2017 SOURCE OF AUDIO: ...