Postal survey distress “indisputable”, calls for calm

Postal survey distress “indisputable”, calls for calm

A 40 per cent surge in young people accessing help since the same sex marriage postal survey began has sparked pleas for calm and respect from frontline youth mental health service ReachOut ahead of Wednesday’s result. ReachOut Australia CEO Jono Nicholas said the...
Regional jobs, futures big pressures @ExamTime

Regional jobs, futures big pressures @ExamTime

Finding a job and a secure future after school are driving worrying levels of exam stress for regional students, with Australia’s leading youth service reminding them it’s not too late to ReachOut@ExamTime. The new research, released today, shows over half of all...
Taking #mindthefacts to Canberra

Taking #mindthefacts to Canberra

The CEOs of Australia’s leading youth mental health organisations will unite in an unprecedented show of support for marriage equality on Wednesday 18 October as they bring their #mindthefacts campaign to Canberra. At a special drop-in session in Parliament House, the...
Parents – ReachOut@ExamTime to beat study stress

Parents – ReachOut@ExamTime to beat study stress

Eighty per cent of school students are keeping exam stress bottled up, while also increasing pressure on themselves to perform, with parents encouraged to ReachOut@ExamTime to help teenagers beat the books and the blues. Launching their annual awareness campaign ahead...