Altruism

Julian Burnside QC AO at Buttery Talk event

By |2017-11-28T20:40:36+00:00November 28th, 2017|Addiction, Altruism, Be inspired|

From time to time The Buttery’s Sydney Committee organise events in Sydney to inform people of the work of The Buttery. Guests are invited to consider supporting the work of The Buttery financially or practically.

The events feature a talk by an interesting speaker on a topic of general interest. Past speakers have […]

Free Family Counselling Program expansion

By |2017-11-28T20:40:17+00:00November 28th, 2017|Addiction, Altruism, Be inspired, Early intervention, Proven strategies|

In response to a growing need and thanks to the generous support of donors, The Buttery has increased the availability of the Family Program Counsellor, Lily Schmelzle from two to three days per week.

Parents and family members whose loved ones are affected by drug and alcohol addiction can feel ashamed, judged […]

Effective Altruism: earning to give

By |2017-05-10T23:44:09+00:00May 8th, 2017|Altruism, Be inspired|

After having her first child in 2010, wealth adviser Louise Pfeiffer made a big decision. “Significant life events have a habit of making you more open to making changes,” she says. “After Sebastian was born, my partner Phil and I became more acutely aware of the suffering in the world and decided to […]