Instead of sharing a happy birthday with friends, Kristina was left devastated by bullying

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Congratulations to our Founding Patron, Walter Mikac!

We at the Alannah & Madeline Foundation are thrilled to see our Founding Patron, Walter Mikac, awarded an AM (Member in the General Division of the Order of Australia).

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Thank you

Our vital work to keep children safe from violence and bullying would not be possible without the help of our generous supporters.

  • AMF_Icongraphy_White_eSmart_98%Principals_Male.png Over 2 million children have been helped through our care and prevention programs.
  • AMF_Icongraphy_White_AMF_60,000BuddyBags.png Over 80,000 Buddy Bags have been delivered to children in emergency care.
  • AMF_Icongraphy_White_eSmart_150,000AustralianStudents.png Over 230,000 Australian children are learning to be smart, safe and responsible online through the eSmart Digital Licence.

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My Cricket Family Competition


Congratulations to Chloe C. from Victoria in winning the ultimate family vacation to Nickelodeon Land at Sea World on the Gold Coast!

Thank you to everyone who entered! 

Scratch & Win

Thank you for purchasing your Alannah & Madeline Foundation Pin or Keyring.
You now have a chance to win the $25,000 Major Prize in our Scratch & Win competition.

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News & Events


The Governor of Tasmania appointed new Patron

The Foundation is honoured to announce the Governor of Tasmania, Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Kate Warner AC, as Patron of the Foundation.

27 October 2017

Ding, ding – we’re a winner!

Keep an eye out for the Alannah & Madeline Foundation’s message on Yarra Trams after the iconic tram network announced the Foundation as one of eight inaugural Community Partners, sharing in $1 million worth of free advertising.

20 April 2018

New Cubby House offers sanctuary at court for vulnerable kids

A new safe and supportive sanctuary at the Melbourne Children’s Court for vulnerable children whose lives have been disrupted by violence, neglect, disputes or complex family legal matters has opened.

18 April 2018

The Trolling Fields

Online hate and conflict – Causes, effects and what’s being done.

21 March 2018

Keep kids safe online – and win!

To celebrate the National Day of Action Against Bullying and Violence, we’re giving Victorian eSmart Schools the chance to win some great prizes valued at $1,250, with a total prize pool of $10,000.

16 March 2018

Are the social media giants coming for our kids?

Our Cyber Safety advisor Jeremy Blackman discusses what you can do for your kids’ online security, and the eSmart Digital Licence initiative.

11 January 2018
Press Releases

Cricket stars sign on as charity’s Big Bash League Ambassadors

Australian women’s cricket team captain, Meg Lanning and team member, Rachael Haynes, have come on board as Foundation Ambassadors for cricket’s shortest form competition.

12 December 2017
Press Releases

Prime Minister pays tribute to 20 years of keeping children safe

The Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, has commended the Alannah & Madeline Foundation for its work in keeping children safe at an event at Kirribilli House to celebrate its 20th anniversary.

11 December 2017

A message from the Hon Bill Shorten MP, Leader of the Opposition

A message from the Hon Bill Shorten MP, Leader of the Opposition and his wife Chloe about the issue of bullying and violence against children.

27 November 2017

A message from our National Patron, The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP Prime Minister of Australia

A message from The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP Prime Minister of Australia for our 20th Starry Starry Night.

20 November 2017

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