The YMCA believes in the power of inspired young people. The problem is, the voices of young people are rarely heard. We want to change that.Take Action
We have partnered with pop icon, Boy George to reinterpret the Village People classic, YMCA in order to help shine a light on the issues young people are facing today. Check out the video below.
Add your voice to this conversation today.
People engaged as part of the 2017 #whynot? campaign.
We’re asking Australia…Why Not?
It’s 2017 and some Australians still can’t marry the person they love…Why Not?
When there are no jobs for a career you’ve spent years studying for…Why Not?
No one is screaming that one in four young Australians has a mental health condition…Why Not?
It’s 2017 and some Australians still can’t marry the person they love…. Why Not?
Send a letter to the people who can make this change.
No one is screaming that one in four young Australians has a mental health condition… Why Not?
Tell those in power this isn’t an acceptable situation and more needs to be done.
When there are no jobs for the career you’ve spent years studying for… Why Not? Help more young Australians get a job by sending your message of support.
A lie so often believed by people that I may commonly associate myself with, is that they have never been discriminated against. There’s a larger issue at hand, please don’t think I’ve forgotten about that.Learn more
Currently there is a huge stigma surrounding mental health and mental health issues. how can you help destroy the stigma and support those who need it?Learn more
As a heterosexual male, I am fortunate enough to have not been discriminated against based on my sexual orientation. I fear that this comment often reduces the sincerity or validity of the words that follow, but this should not be the case.Learn more
Is there an issue facing young people that you think needs to be addressed? Do you have a solution to one of these problems? The more young people we make heard, the better our world and its future will be. Get in touch today.Contact us