An Australia where vulnerable young people and children have hope for a successful and positive life.
Vulnerable young people urgently need your support
COVID-19 Crisis Appeal
Automotive training and mentoring
HAND BRAKE TURN
Supporting young people experiencing homelessness
Steps Outreach Service:
Walking with young people towards independence
Equipping school students with resilience, empathy and life skills
Values For Life
Pastoral Care for young men in Youth Justice
Thank you for keeping our programs alive
Lockdown eases, creating more opportunities to support young people
David Cook2020-10-28T14:28:18+11:00October 28th, 2020|
The Victorian Government's decision to carefully open up the community means some of our programs will be able to take steps towards ‘COVID-safe’ operations, while others will stay as they have been for the near future. Here’s an update on what we know so far.
Edy’s long-term commitment to mentoring young people
David Cook2020-10-21T16:43:31+11:00October 21st, 2020|
Edward Chirenda has been a volunteer Live-In Mentor with Concern Australia for more than five years, showing great commitment to the wellbeing of multiple vulnerable young people he has shared a home with. "It really provides you with an opportunity to impact someone’s life!" he says.
Sharing a house, building a home with young people
David Cook2020-10-12T16:19:12+11:00October 12th, 2020|
Earlier this year April moved into one of our Inside Out homes as a volunteer live-in mentor supporting vulnerable young people as they learn to live independently. Find out why she took the plunge, and what it's been like during this extraordinary year.
Creative CREWY competitions keep young people entertained during lockdown
David Cook2020-09-22T08:36:40+10:00September 16th, 2020|
This year our CREWY team has played a crucial role in helping young people in our Inside Out houses cope with community lockdowns with a rolling series of creative, often hilarious challenges and competitions. Find out more and have a look at some great images of the young people's creativity!
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