We know COVID-19 is impacting young people and their families, but there is also hope for the future As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, we're seeing the damaging impacts lockdowns and uncertainty are having and will continue to have on young...Read More
A few years ago, while I was at university, we were tasked with writing an assignment on the barriers to mental health services for a specific group of people, so I chose to base my assignment on gender diverse young...Read More
Our podcasting Program Counsellor, Daniel Davis shares a comprehensive guide to solution focused therapy and narrative therapy, and how his professional background guides each session as a Raise Counsellor I have been working with Raise since the beginning of 2021....Read More
Mentor Moments – Jane shares a heartfelt account of why she chose to mentor with Raise and how the journey has unfolded so far.
As a parent of two teenagers and the wife of a husband who battles with addiction and depression, I’ve had my share of challenges. Confronted by their father’s suicide note and disappearance, whilst we were beyond grateful to get him...Read More
Paul Edwards, CCO at the Foxtel Group, shares why partnership with Raise is a truly successful community strategy
“The partnership started from word of mouth, which I think, despite living in a digital age where people look to communicate electronically, is still the best way to get trusted referrals. Our chief executive, Patrick Delany has a mentor in...Read More
One of the beautiful things about mentoring is the change that occurs far beyond the mentoring match itself. Mentoring creates a powerful ripple effect that impacts entire communities. At Raise, we see the ripple effects that mentoring a young person...Read More
PC Perspective – a unique series of insights, knowledge and inspiring stories of impact from Raise Program Counsellors.
Shelley Kallinko - Raise Program Counsellor I have been working with Raise as a Program Counsellor for four years and was a volunteer mentor for two years prior. I am passionate about the Raise Program and in my role, I...Read More
Sophie chose to mentor with Raise because she wished she’d had someone to talk to when she was younger. “I just think that having someone to vent to or having some time to talk it all though would have been...Read More
Our early intervention mentoring program empowers our young people, mentors and schools in communities across Australia. Take a moment to read about the story of Raise below - our positive impact across the community, our evidence-based approach to supporting young...Read More
Raise are proud to partner with the Priceline Sisterhood Foundation. Formed in 2011 by Sir Bob Geldof, it’s focused on giving back to the community, specifically to provide support to women and their families. One of their four charity partners,...Read More