Satellite Connect Youth:
A free online program for young people 14-17yrs who have a parent/carer with mental illness of mental health challenge. The Connect Youth program provides opportunities for young people to be herd and the power of their experiences to be shared through a supported 6 week program.
Satellite Camps are three-day, overnight programs for young people 10–15yrs (approx). Satellite camps use a range of diverse indoor and outdoor activities to engage participants and to have fun! Team-building and adventure activities provide opportunities to work together, build camaraderie and create lasting memories.
As Australia’s leading Young Carer organisation, we work with young people who provide unpaid care for a family member with a disability, illness or addiction across a range of direct support programs. Programs include:
Mentoring and Tutoring
Young Carer Project
1800 717 515
Kookaburra Kids Foundation:
The Kookaburra Foundation supports kids in school grades 3 through to 12 living in families affected by mental illness. Kookaburra Kids Camps are free, and offer young carer kids both respite from their carer role, as well as the chance to participate in a range of fun activities, such as canoeing, archery, giant swings, go-karts and much more.
1300 566 525