Here’s what’s happening.
ReachOut was joined by EY to celebrate chosen families at Sydney’s Fair Day in February – as part of the Sydney Mardi Gras Festival 2020 – in a show of support for LGBTQIA+ young people and their families.
The stall was themed around the question, ‘How do you shine on with your chosen family?’ with hundreds of fair-goers sharing their thoughts. Check out some of the excellent contributions below or view the full album. The whole team at ReachOut is grateful to EY for...read more
New ReachOut and raisingchildren.net.au partnership brings peer support to even more parents across the country
ReachOut and the raisingchildren.net.au have announced that they have launched a pilot partnership to give millions of Australian parents access to ReachOut Parents peer forums via the Raising Children Network site.read more
ReachOut has welcomed the Australian Government’s announcement of additional funding for its service, as part of a range of suicide prevention funding commitments.read more
A new survey by ReachOut has found that more than 45 per cent of Australian parents spend between one and five-plus hours a day on screens in front of their children, highlighting a potential disconnect between some parents’ concerns about their child’s social media and technology use versus their own online behaviours and providing an opportunity for families to talk about screen time.read more
As we all know, Australia is currently experiencing an unprecedented and devastating bushfire season. All of us at ReachOut are heartbroken for the losses suffered by communities affected, and are so incredibly proud of our firefighters and their support crews,...read more
ReachOut is calling on all public figures to put mental health and inclusiveness at the fore when it comes to public statements, and to declare zero tolerance of discrimination against LBGTQI+ people in Australia.read more
ReachOut has been named the winner of both the Not-For-Profit SME Award and the overall prize of the Earle Duus Memorial Award, in the 2019 Queensland Mental Health Week Achievement Awards.read more
Media Release: Report reveals the changing nature of work impacting the mental health of young people
Report reveals the changing nature of work impacting the mental health of young people On the eve of Year 12 exams, ReachOut and EY have released a report which for the first time has found that the changing nature of work is impacting the mental health and wellbeing...read more
A new survey by ReachOut and Student Edge indicates that up to 80 percent of students are somewhat or very anxious about climate change.read more