News

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

triple care farm graduation crowd clapping for young people
World Youth Skills Day 2021
Blog
July 29, 2021

“1.8 billion voices demanding to be heard”: World Youth Skills Day 2021

This year’s World Youth Skills Day presented an opportunity to examine what impact the pandemic…
Read More
young voices of the pandemic report
News
July 29, 2021

Listening to the young voices of the pandemic: new Mission Australia report

A new report released today by Mission Australia reveals that young people who said COVID-19…
Read More
Blog
July 1, 2021

Reassessing the social context of illicit drug use and addiction

By Phillip Mendes, Associate Professor, Department of Social Work, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health…
Read More
Youth Advisory Group
Blog
July 1, 2021

New study reveals the effects of Covid-19 on young Australians

A new study about Australia’s Youth released by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare…
Read More
The Funding Network
News
June 21, 2021

Oh What A Night!

Thank you to all who joined us at last Thursday's crowdfunding event, powered by The…
Read More
Blog
June 10, 2021

Embracing the Light

Triple Care Farm graduate Lily* penned this moving poem about her recovery journey through addiction.…
Read More
TFN James Valentine
News
May 30, 2021

Join the crowd and help save young lives

Are you ready to join the crowd and experience a brand new way of giving?…
Read More
News
May 27, 2021

Ramsay Health Care Deputy Chair, Mr Peter Evans joins Board of Governors

Sir David Martin Foundation Board Chair, Captain Will Martin RAN (Rtd), has welcomed the appointment…
Read More
help lily
News
May 19, 2021

A life saved and a relationship restored

Our 2021 Tax Appeal shares Lily's inspiring story of how treatment at  Mission Australia's Triple…
Read More
mental wellness
Blog
May 13, 2021

Delaying young people’s drug & alcohol use

During the high school years, young people (aged 12-17) are at a critical stage of…
Read More
young achiever awards
News
May 5, 2021

Young Achiever Award success for Elli

On Friday evening our Youth Ambassador, 22-year-old Elli Reinhard, won the NSW/ACT Young Achiever of the Year…
Read More
Congratulations Triple Care Farm
News
April 29, 2021

Congratulations Triple Care Farm

Congratulations to the team at  Triple Care Farm, who have received the Network of Alcohol…
Read More
Youth Advisory Group
News
April 22, 2021

New Youth Advisory Group

We are delighted to announce Sir David Martin Foundation’s inaugural Youth Advisory Group as part…
Read More
rethink addiction
News
April 5, 2021

It’s time to Rethink Addiction

Addiction is one of Australia’s most misunderstood health conditions. Sir David Martin Foundation is proud…
Read More
mental wellness
Blog
March 15, 2021

Mental wellness drops globally

A new survey has found that mental wellness has declined significantly, with the worst effects…
Read More
Elli Youth Ambassador
News
March 11, 2021

Congratulations to Youth Ambassador Elli

We are delighted to announce that our Foundation's Youth Ambassador, Elli Reinhard is a finalist…
Read More
summer impact
News
February 22, 2021

Impact Summer edition out now

The start of a new year always brings sensations of opportunity and hope - themes…
Read More
News
February 19, 2021

Welcome Paul Hennessy

Sir David Martin Foundation Board Chair, Will Martin, has announced changes to the Board of…
Read More
Graduation 2020
News
January 5, 2021

Congratulations to the 2020 Triple Care Farm Graduates

We are so incredibly proud of all the 2020 Graduates of Mission Australia's Triple Care…
Read More
Hugo mental illness and addiction
News
December 20, 2020

Hugo shares his story

Why do young people become addicted to drugs and alcohol?  Recent Triple Care Farm graduate,…
Read More