Health and wellbeing
This topic covers not only the physical health of young people, but also their involvement in healthy activities that promote overall wellbeing.
For information about the physical, emotional and mental development of young people, and about young people developing resilience, see the Development and resilience topic.
For information about mental health issues, see the Mental health topic.
One in 10 young people feel they cannot cope with day-to-day life, according to a report from The Prince's Trust. Original article
2012 has been a big year for Australian Not for Profits with the establishment of the charity regulator, the ACNC. But what’s in store for 2013? The CEO of World Vision Tim Costello offers his top ten predictions. Original article
STREAT is offering young people, who have faced multiple barriers to employment, an opportunity to engage in a ‘job readiness’ pathways program that involves genuine and individualised work experience with trained, committed hospitality professionals. Original article
A new study in the Journal of Adolescence found it can be better when teenagers share their secrets. Original article