Last month, to raise awareness of youth homelessness matters day, the Australia Southern Territory drew attention to the plight of homeless youth through a series of short films by Salvos Studios and a Twitter campaign by the territory’s communications and fundraising department.
Expressing particular concern over the issues of youth homelessness, support for single parents and the fact that one in six of Australia's youth live at or below the poverty line, Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth (ARACY) has launched its second Report Card on the Wellbeing of Young Australians.
One of the earliest memories I have of my parents is how much they used to fight. It’s no surprise that by the time I was seven they were divorced.
The Red Shield Appeal target for this year is $79 million nationally and we are looking to raise $10 million from the Red Shield Neighbourhood Appeal in this territory.