The Alannah & Madeline Foundation is proud to support Dolly’s Dream

Dolly’s Dream has decided to partner with the Foundation as one of Australia’s best known and trusted children’s charities, to ensure that Dolly's dream of helping prevent other children being affected by bullying comes true.

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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 reached 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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Scratch & Win

The Alannah & Madeline Foundation Scratch & Win Promotion 2017-18
Permit Numbers NSW LTPS/17/14929, ACT TP 17/01109, SA Licence No T17/1053. Drawn Monday 16 July 2018 at Level 1 256 Clarendon St South Melbourne VIC 3205. 1st Prize 1 x $25,000 Cash – won by A Begbie, VIC, code 14993921.  Minor prizes: 1 x $5,000 Cash – won by K Burnett,NSW, code 14139633; 1 x $1,000 Cash – won by S Dracos, VIC, code 14796147.  1 x $500 Cash – won by M Norman, VIC, code 14457078. Winners notified.

News & Events


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

Tasmanian Government is a leader in cyber safety and investing in our children’s digital skills

Tasmania has the runs on the board as an early adopter in supporting evidence based cyber safety education to increase the digital skills of our children and reduce bullying and cyber bullying.

04 October 2018

Welcoming our newest Ambassador, George Megalogenis

The Alannah & Madeline Foundation are proud to announce author and journalist, George Megalogenis, as their newest Ambassador.

25 September 2018

Introducing the Buddy Run, the Anti-Bullying Fun Run

The Alannah & Madeline Foundation has partnered with the Victorian Government to launch the inaugural Buddy Run, the Anti-Bullying Fun Run!

31 July 2018

Tiger leaders pack 85,000th Buddy Bag

Richmond senior coach Damien Hardwick and captain Trent Cotchin helped the Alannah & Madeline Foundation to reach a bitter-sweet milestone, packing its 85,000th Buddy Bag on 26 June.

27 June 2018

Walter Mikac recognised for his work in keeping children safe

Our Founding Patron, Walter Mikac, was invested with an AM (Member of the Order of Australia) on 2 May 2018 by the NSW Governor, David Hurley, at Government House on Sydney.

02 May 2018

The Alannah & Madeline Foundation is proud to support Dolly’s Dream.

Dolly’s Dream, has decided to partner with the Foundation as one of Australia’s best known and trusted children’s charities, to ensure that Dolly's Dream will help prevent other children being affected by bullying.

02 May 2018

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

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