Providing support and hope for young people, that’s how Burke & Beyond and Hand Brake Turn established a valuable partnership in 2019 that helps vulnerable young people transition into adulthood with all the elements required to thrive.
Did you know that in Australia, there are more than 3.24 million people living below the poverty line? That includes 774,000 children. This is unacceptable, and at Concern Australia we will continue to advocate to do something about it.
As more families find themselves in stressful situations as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the risks to children grow. The 30th anniversary of Child Protection Week is an important reminder about protecting children in these unstable times.
Pictured: Lauren Bowen and Michelle Crawford We were delighted to hear from our Ambassadors, Justin and Lauren Bowen, that they wanted to do some fundraising for our Christmas appeal for young people experiencing homelessness. They raised an amazing $1,518 for Concern Australia for our Steps Outreach Service [...]
Dear Friends, Everyone has a story to tell – with your support this Christmas, we can listen. Christmas brings a lot of joy for families all over Australia. We know working with young people experiencing trauma, mental illness and homelessness that Christmas is not a time of joy [...]
We have successfully delivered Hand Brake Turn courses across Australia for over 20 years with nearly 10,000 students completing and graduating our courses. We currently provide students a 7-week pre-vocational automotive and life skills training course that runs 3 days per week in Braybrook and Dandenong locations. This [...]