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Find out more about our latest news, blog posts and upcoming events to raise funds for young people in crisis.

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Addicted Australia
Blog
November 20, 2020

Can Addicted Australia help shift the stigma of addiction?

Billed by critics as the most realistic depiction of addiction seen on Australian TV screens…
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2020 Youth Survey
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November 19, 2020

2020 Youth Survey

It comes as no surprise that in a year characterised by disruption and uncertainty, stress…
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30 years of helping young people
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October 14, 2020

Highlife highlights Sir David’s legacy

The Martin family recently spoke to Highlife Magazine Southern Highlands about Sir David's extraordinary life…
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take a virtual trip to Triple Care Farm
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October 12, 2020

Take a virtual trip to Triple Care Farm

Want to learn more about Triple Care Farm's best practice treatment model for youth drug…
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mental-health-month
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October 6, 2020

October is Mental Health Month

October is Mental Health Month in Australia - a time to shine a light on…
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October 1, 2020

Reset Challenge extended

It's been amazing to see so many people involved in the inaugural Reset Challenge -…
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Understanding Youth Addiction
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September 15, 2020

Understanding Youth Addiction

Understanding is the first step in healing! Sir David Martin Foundation was delighted recently to…
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Phil Kearns
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August 26, 2020

Phil Kearns joins Reset Challenge

Wallabies champion Phil Kearns has joined the Reset Challenge - teaming up with Sir David…
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August 12, 2020

Her Excellency the Honourable Margaret Beazley AO QC launches Evolve 2020

Our Patron, Her Excellency the Honourable Margaret Beazley AO QC, Governor of New South Wales…
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Are we doing enough for young people with drug and alcohol addiction?
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August 11, 2020

Are we doing enough for young people with drug and alcohol addiction?

A new report released today by Sir David Martin Foundation reveals there is high demand…
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30 years of helping young people
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August 10, 2020

30 years of helping young people in crisis

Today marks 30 years since the death of our beloved founder, Rear Admiral Sir David…
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national homelessness week
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August 3, 2020

National Homelessness Week 2020

This week (2 – 8 August 2020) is National Homelessness Week. The theme of this…
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July 19, 2020

Introducing Youth Recovery Month

This September Sir David Martin Foundation will launch the inaugural Youth Recovery Month to create…
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July 6, 2020

Attend our Virtual Winter Country Lunch on Thursday 30 July

** This event has now concluded. See here for upcoming events** Join us for a…
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Samantha at Graduation
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April 27, 2020

‘Triple Care Farm saved my life’

‘Quit your job now. Sam will need full time care for the rest of her…
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Sir David Martin and Will in uniform
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April 24, 2020

Sir David’s son honours ANZAC Day in 2020

Read Will's article in The Sydney Morning Herald. As we celebrate 30 years since the…
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Governor of New South Wales portrait
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March 30, 2020

A message from our patron

Message source The COVID-19 crisis continues to worsen.  Increasing numbers of people have been diagnosed…
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Youth rehab graduation cutting of cake for 30 years
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February 21, 2020

Through drought and fire, storms and flood…

Graduation was postponed in December due to catastrophic fire risk at the farm. Hundreds of…
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Triple Care Farm graduation ceremony young person hugging mother
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January 15, 2020

Triple Care Farm Graduation – postponed due to fire risk

Temperatures were high on the original Graduation date in December 2019. In consultation with the…
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News
December 5, 2019

Youth Survey reveals top concerns for young people

More than 25,000 young people aged 15-19 years old completed the survey this year. The…
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