TOO MANY YOUNG AUSTRALIANS ARE LIVING DIMINISHED LIVES


 

LIFECHANGER ADDRESSES THE CHALLENGES YOUTH FACE EVERYDAY

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YOUTH SUICIDE is the number 1 killer of young Australians

Up to 75% of MENTAL ILLNESS emerges before 25 years of age

1 in 6 kids has been diagnosed with an ANXIETY DISORDER (7-15 yrs)

1 teenager in every classroom has a GAMBLING ADDICTION

50% increase in hospital admissions because of children SELF-HARMING between 2010 and 2015.

1 in 5 kids have deliberately SNIFFED INHALANT (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 & OBESE  (5-17 yrs)

36,000 CRIMINAL OFFENCES by young Australians in Melbourne in the last 12 months (10-17 yrs)

 

Australian youth feel like they are not good enough!

 
 

 

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