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Specialised child and youth mental health support a necessity

17 May 2016

Any national mental health digital gateway must recognise the specialised and complex ways children and young people seek help and their need to access child and youth centred support.

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Kids Helpline @ School participation on the rise

03 May 2016

The number of students participating in Kids Helpline @ School class link-ups with counsellors has jumped by almost a third compared to the same period last year, Kids Helpline revealed today.

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Number of long-term unemployed young people at all time high

14 Apr 2016

The national rate of young people in long-term unemployment is at an all-time high.

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Child mental and emotional health contacts close to double in 20 years

08 Apr 2016

Contacts to Parentline by parents concerned about child mental and emotional health has close to doubled in 20 years, a new report revealed today.

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Parents critical to breaking the cycle of bullying and violence

16 Mar 2016

Parents are being urged to be positive role models within their family unit ahead of the National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence.

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Inala young people racing towards brighter futures

07 Mar 2016

What do a space frame chassis, wishbone suspension and motorsport have to do with Inala unemployed young people?

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yourtown’s first prize home under its new name

29 Feb 2016

If the gift is in the giving, yourtown is giving it all with their first yourtown prize home since changing their name from BoysTown.

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Live where beaches and rainforest collide

29 Feb 2016

Surrounded by lush rainforest on 1.95 acres and only ten minutes from the beach, BoysTown’s newest Prize Home at Buderim Hinterland is the definition of ‘living the dream’.

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New name, same unique, vital service - Tasmania

27 Feb 2016

BoysTown offices across Australia are opening their doors this morning (February 29) with a new name – ‘yourtown’.

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New name, same unique, vital service - Somerset

26 Feb 2016

BoysTown offices across Australia are opening their doors this morning (February 29) with a new name – ‘yourtown’.

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yourtown welcomes enquiries about how we’re creating brighter futures for young people in Australia.

Contact us today for answers to questions about our services or for a professional comment about the contemporary issues impacting the community.

Tracey Gillinder

Head of Marketing and Fundraising
Phone: 07 3867 1248
Mobile: 0434 077 478
Email: [email protected]

Maree Reason-Cain

Corporate Affairs and Media Advisor
Phone: 07 3867 1395
Mobile: 0423 843 786
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