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ice crystals on a gloved hand

Ice, also known as crystal meth, is the crystallized form of methamphetamine—a powerful white synthetic drug that increases dopamine levels in the brain and produces a euphoric "rush", increased energy and strong sense of confidence.

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Triple Care Farm Impact and Outcomes

We're delighted to announce the results of the 2013 Impact and Outcome data for the young people who participated in the residential rehabilitation and treatment program at Triple Care Farm as well as those who went on to community based support through the Aftercare program.

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Learning to Counter-Steer

From a young age, life for Harry hasn't been easy. When he was six, his mother moved interstate and he and his two younger brothers lived with their father. Harry felt he had no choice but to sacrifice his own childhood in order to raise his brothers, as his father was often depressed or absent for days.

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Charity Auction at Sea

Our kind friends aboard HMAS Darwin organised a charity auction to raise money for Sir David Martin Foundation whilst at sea.

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Abseil for Youth

Each year, Abseil for Youth raises much needed funds for Triple Care Farm, the Foundation's major funding project located in rural NSW. This award-winning residential rehab and treatment program helps young people (16-24yrs) from across Australia to turn their lives around.

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Fundraising made fun

Imagination and planning are key to successful fundraising! Here are a few tips on how you can get started on reaching your fundraising goal for this year's Abseil for Youth

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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...