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The Funding Network Event - Thursday 17 June 2021


"You saved my life."

Read Lily's story of recovery and redemption


Safety, hope & opportunity

for young people in crisis


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We help vulnerable young people whose addiction is hiding bigger social issues such as mental health issues and unemployment. Our programs work. Six months after completion, there are zero suicide attempts and 80% engaged in education and employment.

Safety, hope and opportunity for all vulnerable young Australians

Sir David Martin Foundation is a 30-year old family foundation, helping young people in crisis.
The Foundation is the major funder of Mission Australia's Triple Care Farm, a unique, holistic treatment centre, which each year gives over 200 vulnerable young Australians, aged 16-24, a safe place to get well and prepare for new opportunities. Through philanthropy, we enable best practice models of treatment for youth drug and alcohol addiction.

Celebrating over 30 years of support


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Our Impact

suicide attempts six months after completing the program
reduction in chronic drug use
of young people in stable housing six months after completing the program

Learn about the life-changing outcomes of the Triple Care Farm program for young people.

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