Recent Articles

New research finds young people in regional Australia as stressed about the...

Friday, 20th Nov 20

New research has found that over 50 per cent of young people living in regional, rural and remote areas of Australia are worried about their future, however when compared to their city counterparts they are less likely to seek support.

Focus on mental health reform welcome but greater support for young Austral...

Monday, 16th Nov 20

ReachOut responds to the release of the Productivity Commission’s report on Mental Health.

New support for young people stressed about work and money during COVID-19

Thursday, 24th Sep 20

New research from ReachOut shows that the number of young people in Australia concerned about work and/or finding a job has increased from 25.0 per cent in January 2020 to 37.5 per cent in July 2020.

Report finds new approaches to bullying needed for young Australians

Monday, 7th Sep 20

A new report from ReachOut, titled Unfriendly Friendships, has found that textbook definitions of bullying are missing the mark with young people, and says that a new approach is required to reduce rates of bullying and its impact on the mental health of young people in Australia.

Help is available as study stress skyrockets due to COVID-19

Sunday, 2nd Aug 20

Experts warn that the mental health of thousands of young people in Australia is at risk, in particular those in Year 12, as study stress skyrockets to unprecedented levels due to COVID-19-related disruption and uncertainty.

Young Victorians flocking to online mental health support during COVID lock...

Friday, 24th Jul 20

ReachOut is calling on young people in Victoria currently under lockdown to be proactive about their mental health and to seek support if they are struggling.

Spike in number of young Aussies seeking help online for body image and eat...

Wednesday, 15th Jul 20

New data released from Butterfly Foundation and ReachOut show a sharp spike in the number of young people seeking help online when it comes to body image and eating disorders during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mental health impacts of COVID-19 ongoing for young Aussies

Wednesday, 24th Jun 20

New research has revealed that young people continue to report feelings of depression, anxiety, fear and concern about their mental health despite the easing of COVID-19 restrictions and the majority of students returning to classrooms across the country.

Mental health concerns as thousands of young people seek help for lonelines...

Thursday, 21st May 20

ReachOut is responding to young people’s changing COVID-19 needs to address mental health and suicide risk.

KFC and ReachOut are throwing an epic couch party this friday with indie po...

Tuesday, 12th May 20

In some good news to turn that iso-frown upside down, KFC and ReachOut are throwing a big ol’ Couch Party, with indie pop duo Client Liaison, bringing their bangers live to the lounge rooms of Aussies spending another Friday night at home. Fans can tune in to the...

New data shows young people are reaching out for COVID-19 mental health sup...

Friday, 8th May 20

This morning, we’ve released new data that reveals that unprecedented numbers of young Australians are turning to digital support for their mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic.

ReachOut launches COVID-19 study support hub for students across Australia

Sunday, 26th Apr 20

ReachOut, Australia’s leading online youth mental health service, has launched a new COVID-19 study support hub to support the mental health and wellbeing of students across Australia as they negotiate new online learning environments during the COVID-19 pandemic.

ReachOut Parents experts urge Australian parents to make their own mental h...

Thursday, 16th Apr 20

Digital mental health service ReachOut Parents is urging Australian parents of teenagers to make their own mental health a priority as they face increasing pressure during the COVID-19 pandemic and is providing free online support for parents of teenagers to help them manage the challenges that families are facing.

ReachOut provides free online mental health support to young Australians du...

Monday, 23rd Mar 20

ReachOut, Australia’s leading online youth mental health service, is providing free support to young Australians during the COVID-19 outbreak to help them stay well when it comes to their mental health.

Swim laps with ReachOut and Ian Thorpe AM to save lives

Tuesday, 3rd Mar 20

New research reveals the impact of ReachOut on the mental health of young A...

Thursday, 27th Feb 20

ReachOut was joined by EY to celebrate chosen families at Sydney's Fair Day...

Monday, 24th Feb 20

New ReachOut and partnership brings peer support to ...

Friday, 14th Feb 20

ReachOut welcomes Australian Government commitment to suicide prevention fo...

Friday, 31st Jan 20

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Tuesday, 14th Jan 20