Independent is proud to support the following local charities and organisations. These groups provide an invaluable service to the community and their ongoing work helps people in need.

The Yellow Van food rescue collect excess food from restaurants, food retailers, manufacturers and others sources and distributes it to charities that support vulnerable people throughout Australia.
ACT Health aims to provide the best possible healthcare to Canberra and has a number of active community programs focusing on mental health, cancer prevention and support and other services.
Juvenile Diabetes’ Research Foundation supports research into Type 1 Diabetes treatment and prevention, and works to help improve awareness and quality of life for people living with diabetes.
Canberra Cancerians have raised more than $2 million for cancer research, a disease that affects one in three Australians. They are well known for their many fun and exciting fundraising events!
Communities@Work have been providing community services for more than 25 years, and now provide services to over 10,000 people a year. They are governed by a volunteer Board of Directors.
Galilee has served the Canberra community through caring for disadvantaged babies, children and young people for over twenty years, advocating for social justice and protecting children's rights.
L’Arche Genesaret provides support for Canberrans with intellectual disabilities, allowing them to engage in the wider community through education, work and therapeutic activities.
The Ricky Stuart Foundation raises fund to support after-care for autistic people and help families who struggle daily with autism.
Special Olympics ACT aims to transform the lives of people with intellectual disabilities in the ACT through year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of team and individual sports.
St John’s Care assists Canberrans who are having a hard time making ends meet, providing emergency assistance as well as a safe haven for the homeless, impoverished, lonely and vulnerable.
Movember raises vital funds and awareness for prostate and testicular cancer and mental health, with an aim of having an everlasting impact on the face of men’s health.