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Announcing Abseil for Youth 2014

Announcing Abseil for Youth 2014

Registrations are now open for Abseil for Youth. This year we are upping the ante and taking it even higher, to a staggering 33 storeys! Rise to the challenge, face your fears, and be a superhero for a day while helping youth in crisis.

Our Programs

Tonight, across Australia, 36,000 young people will bed down in refuges, inner city squats, parks and other public places in our big cities.

For many of these kids, homelessness begins the descent into alcohol and drug abuse, mental illness, violence, crime, prostitution and other behaviours damaging to their physical and mental health.

Sir David Martin, the late Governor of NSW, had a vision that all young people can grow up in safety, with hope and opportunity.

The Sir David Martin Foundation was set up to fund effective programs that help young people in crisis regain their health, get off the streets and achieve their goals.

Our Programs include

Feature Blog

June Blog: The Bravery of Youth

Last October saw one of the most frightening – and thrilling – days of my life. Confession – I have a fear of heights. It has always been with me and got much worse after an accident when I was 20.

Triple Care Farm

Triple Care Farm

This award-winning residential rehab and treatment program helps young people (16-24yrs) turn their lives around.

Did you know?

Of the 36,000 teenagers who are homeless on any given night, half of those who seek a bed in emergency accommodation will be turned away because the services are too full

Keep up to date on the work we do.


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