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Triple Care Farm peer support worker Jade, sitting at the farm

Suicide Prevention Australia recently released a report called Turning Points: Imagine a World Without Suicide.

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Triple Care Farm peer support worker Jade, sitting at the farm

Known as the 'Commando', Steve Willis has become an Ambassador for Sir David Martin Foundation. 

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Triple Care Farm peer support worker Jade, sitting at the farm

Family drug and alcohol misuse has a profound impact on young people.

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Triple Care Farm peer support worker Jade, sitting at the farm

"From me, I thank you for providing this unbelievable service, for loving and caring for my children when I could not, for giving me sleep, respite from worry, for picking up the reins when my mind was so numb I didn't know who or where to turn."

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Sarah Green, TCF Senior Psychologist

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, or DBT for short, is commonly used to treat complex mental health issues like suicidal thoughts and behaviours, Borderline Personality Disorder, and more recently, substance misuse issues with young people.

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Triple Care Farm peer support worker Jade, sitting at the farm

Mission Australia's annual Youth Survey is open for young people aged 15-19 to speak up about issues that really concern them. 

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News Archive

One in 3 homeless young people say they are homeless because they are unable to afford housing costs or find work...

Homeless youth are much more likely to have alcohol and drug problems, mental illness and trouble with the law...

33% of youth aged 16 and 17 years have tried at least one type of illegal substance including; cannabis, hallucinogens, amphetamines, ecstasy, opiates or cocaine...

Over 100,000 Australians are homeless on any given night, of which at least 44,000 are aged 12 to 25...