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  1. Working through it: A Youth Survey report on economically disadvantaged young people

    This report considers the similarities and differences between two groups of young people who took part in the Mission Australia Youth Survey 2018: those who reported that neither parent or guardian was currently in paid employment, compared with those...

    Created on 26 March 2019
  2. Working through it: Infographic

    This report considers the similarities and differences between two groups of young people who took part in the Mission Australia Youth Survey 2018: those who reported that neither parent or guardian was currently in paid employment, compared with those...

    Created on 26 March 2019
  3. Economic disadvantage exacerbates challenges and concerns faced by young people
    (Media Releases)

    A new report identifies that young people living in families without a working parent or guardian are facing a slew of challenges and concerns which are exacerbated by their lack of financial resources and more limited...

    Created on 26 March 2019
  4. Gender Gaps – Findings from the Youth Survey 2018 infographic

    The new report pinpoints stark differences between female and male responses to the Youth Survey 2018, highlighting that more females than males were concerned about almost every topic in the survey. This infographic details highlights from the...

    Created on 13 March 2019
  5. Gender Gaps – Findings from the Youth Survey 2018

    The new report pinpoints stark differences between female and male responses to the Youth Survey 2018, highlighting that more females than males were concerned about almost every topic in the survey.

    Created on 12 March 2019
  6. Urgent action needed with half of young females feeling unsafe walking after dark
    (Media Releases)

    Almost half of young women feel unsafe walking alone after dark in their communities and one in five young females report concerns about personal safety according to Mission Australia’s Gender Gaps – Findings from the...

    Created on 12 March 2019
  7. The 2018 Youth Survey
    (News)

    The 2018 Youth Survey results are out! For over fifteen years, Mission Australia has produced the Youth Survey, which gives young people aged 15 to 19 a chance to speak up about the issues that concern them. This year’s...

    Created on 30 November 2018
  8. Mission Australia Youth Survey Report 2018

    Each year we encourage young people aged 15-19 to ‘speak up’ about the issues that concern them through Australia’s largest annual youth survey. Over 28,000 young people participated in 2018. For the first time, mental health was the number one issue...

    Created on 28 November 2018
  9. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander summary (Youth Survey 2018)

    This summary report details the findings from the more than 1,500 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people who responded to the Mission Australia Youth Survey 2018. This year was the first time that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young...

    Created on 28 November 2018
  10. From city to country: Comparing major cities and regional areas (Youth Survey Report 2018)

    This sub-report draws on data from our Youth Survey 2018 to compare the responses of young people living in major cities to those from young people who lived in non-metropolitan areas. Over 17,000 young people resided in major cities, while more than...

    Created on 28 November 2018
  11. Immediate action needed as concerns around mental health rise by 10% in one year
    (Media Releases)

    services and programs that have the needs of young people at their core. Read the report Mission Australia Youth Survey Report 2018 Mission Australia Youth Survey 2018 Infographic Youth Survey 2018: Major cities and regional areas

    Created on 27 November 2018
  12. Giving a voice, making a change
    (Spring newsletter 2018)

    Giving a voice, making a change As the mother of two teenage daughters, our Head of Research and Evaluation Jo Fildes sees many of the issues young people face firsthand. I spend a lot of time cheering on my daughters...

    Created on 06 September 2018
  13. Spring newsletter 2018
    (Newsletters)

    Giving a voice, making a change As the mother of two teenage daughters, our Head of Research and Evaluation Jo Fildes sees many of the issues young people face firsthand. I spend a lot of time cheering on my daughters...

    Created on 04 September 2018
  14. Young people’s experience of homelessness – Findings from the Youth Survey 2017

    Mission Australia’s Young people’s experiences of homelessness report released August 2018 reveals that 1 in 6 Youth Survey respondents had an experience of homelessness. The report compares those who have no experience of homelessness to those who...

    Created on 01 August 2018
  15. Young people’s experience of homelessness – Youth Survey 2017 - Executive Summary

    This executive summary provides the key findings and recommendations from Mission Australia’s Young people’s experiences of homelessness report released August 2018.

    Created on 31 July 2018
  16. Young people’s experience of homelessness – Youth Survey 2017 - Infographics

    This two-page infographic is based on Mission Australia’s Young people’s experiences of homelessness report released August 2018. It provides key findings and recommendations.

    Created on 31 July 2018
  17. Annual Youth Survey 2017
    (Other)

    Each year we encourage Australians aged 15-19 to ‘speak up’ about the issues that really concern them through Australia’s largest online youth survey. In 2017 we had over 24,000 responses. With each Mission Australia...

    Created on 08 April 2016
  18. Annual Youth Survey | Mission Australia
    (Research, impact, policy & advocacy)

    as questions about their values, work/study goals, activities and wellbeing. Read the report Mission Australia Youth Survey Report 2018 Mission Australia Youth Survey infographic 2018 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander summary (Youth Survey 2018)...

    Created on 08 April 2016
  19. Publications | Mission Australia
    (Publications)

    Mission Australia produces a range of publications that demonstrate the breadth of our work in the community and highlight the need for our community services. These include our annual reports and Independence supporter...

    Created on 22 May 2013

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