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Mission Australia

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Research report

18 Jun 2014

One in five young Australians are likely to be experiencing mental illness, and less than 40% are comfortable seeking professional help, according to a new report released by Mission Australia in partnership with the Black Dog Institute.

The Youth Mental Health Report also found...

Research report

20 Feb 2013

A Mission Australia study has found that homeless men experience Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) at levels more than four times the Australian mainstream male population and even higher than returned servicemen.

The How homeless men are faring: Baseline report from Michael’s Intensive Supported Housing...

Research report

5 Dec 2012

Young Australians overwhelmingly believe the biggest issue facing the nation is the economy, with many feeling they need to find work to help pay for household bills according to Mission Australia’s national Youth Survey, the country’s biggest annual poll of young people.

The environment...

Research report

18 Nov 2010

Mission Australia's ninth consecutive annual youth survey report is the largest of its kind in Australia and in 2010 received over 50,000 responses from young people across the country.

The survey asks young Australians aged 11 to 24 about what they value, their...

Briefing paper

30 Aug 2010

Combining homeless and accommodation services, assertive case management and eleven specialist allied health and support services, The Michael Project is described as a nationally significant service innovation.

On Census night 2006, almost 105,000 people were homeless in Australia, an increase of almost 5 per...

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Research report

24 Aug 2015

Young people living in low socio-economic status areas are more likely to be concerned with getting a job, bullying and other emotional abuse than young people from higher SES areas.

Executive summary Inequality and disadvantage remain entrenched in areas of our society with...

Research report

17 Feb 2015

Overview: This is the first national Australian longitudinal study investigating the economic, personal and social costs of youth homelessness over time across a broad range of locations.

Too many young Australians are without any form of safe and secure accommodation. It is estimated...

Research report

1 Dec 2014

This survey finds that young Australians are struggling to cope with stress as they strive to achieve their goals in life.

Overview

This year, 13,600 young Australians aged 15-19 took part in Mission Australia's 13th annual youth survey.

The 2014 survey...

Research report

25 Aug 2014

Michael’s Intensive Supported Housing Accord (MISHA) was a philanthropically funded initiative that provided long-term stable accommodation while supporting the men to build the lives they would like to live.

The MISHA Project used a Housing First approach, which is about providing homeless people...

Research report

18 Jun 2014

One in five young Australians are likely to be experiencing mental illness, and less than 40% are comfortable seeking professional help, according to a new report released by Mission Australia in partnership with the Black Dog Institute.

The Youth Mental Health Report also found...

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