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Meet Kayla

Meet Kayla

Kayla is a young woman who had two near death experiences before realising that she needed help. Her alcohol and drug addiction had taken over her life. She'd like to share her story of hope with you.

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

October blog: Generosity goes viral

I read an article this week by some misguided academic that talked about the Ice Bucket Challenge cannibalising other charitable donations and attempting to quantify how much other charities might ‘suffer’. I’m sure he meant well, but what rot! As if...

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?

75% of mental health disorders begin before the age of 25 years and 70% of young people who experience mental health and substance abuse problems don't seek help.

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