YMCA - Why Not?

Category - Mental Health & Wellbeing

When I Die Next

When I Die Next

This article contains themes about sexual assault and violence which may be difficult to read or triggering to some readers. Readers in need can seek support from the following services.1800RESPECT – 1800 737...

Politician Testing

Politician Testing

Words by Jono, 27 VIC Illustration by Aileen, You can find more of her work on Instagram @cartoonsforsanity and @aileenetc   I wrote this article out of sheer frustration when I learned that the NSW Government...

Self-Help Books Are Anything but Helpful

Words by Justine, 19 QLD Many young people are suffering from mental illness these days, especially anxiety and depression. It’s hard being a young person in a world with so much developing technology and a world where...

Feed My Ego

‘Feed My Ego’

Animation by Aileen   This piece represents the need for validation through social media. It focuses on the theme of greed, the unhealthy use of technology and how it will never truly satisfy us. You can find more...

Youth Summit

YMCA Youth Summit 28/05/2018 – Arts Centre Melbourne Book your tickets here   It’s time for some fresh thinking on Mental Health. Currently 1 in 4 young people experience a mental illness like anxiety or...

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