Too many young Australian's are living diminished lives!
Youth suicide is the number 1 killer of young Australians
1 in 6 kids has been diagnosed with an anxiety disorder (7-15 yrs)
1 teenager in every classroom has a gambling addiction
1 in 4 leave the education system prematurely
50% increase in hospital admissions because of children self-harming between 2010 and 2015.
1 in 5 kids have deliberately sniffed inhalants (12 - 17 yrs)
38% of adolescents consume alcohol weekly (14+ yrs)
1 in 4 young Australians leave the education system prematurely
50% of teenagers experience cyber bullying
1 in 4 kids are overweight or obese (5-17 yrs)
36,000 criminal offences by young Australians in Melbourne in the last 12 months (10-17 yrs)
LifeChanger addresses the challenges young people face every day.
Youth suicide, mental illness, unemployment, gambling, drugs, alcohol, body-image, inappropriate media consumption and bullying all threaten the development of youth.
Australian youth feel like they are not good enough!
LifeChangers 5 Pillars provide a road map to building a positive personal identity and their best life.
POSITIVE PERSONAL IDENTITY
STRATEGIES AND PROGRAMS
LifeChanger Coaches and Ambassadors support, encourage and inspire through storytelling and sharing real life experiences.
Whilst LifeChangers focus is early teens our solution could work for all.
1. Digital Platform
2. Community Workshops