young people

‘Autistic people are not mentally ill. We are human’

premium_icon ‘Autistic people are not mentally ill. We are human’

Autism is not a mental illness - the difference is important.

The kids aren’t alright — they’ve had enough

premium_icon The kids aren’t alright — they’ve had enough

Young people have been making a lot of waves in the past few days.

Why young people are happier than ever

premium_icon Why young people are happier than ever

Young people aren’t as unhappy as society perceives them to be

Thousands of violent kids kicked out of our schools

premium_icon Thousands of violent kids kicked out of our schools

Child psychologist believes school bans can make bad kids worse

PHOTOS: Crushing it at Crankfest

premium_icon PHOTOS: Crushing it at Crankfest

Did we take your photo at this popular Evans Head event?

Alarming health concern among millennials

Alarming health concern among millennials

And young women appear to be leading the trend.

Unlikely trio team up to provide hub for young people

Unlikely trio team up to provide hub for young people

'Lismore needs something sort of like what I had'

Kids in crisis left out in the cold as trauma funds dry up

Kids in crisis left out in the cold as trauma funds dry up

Will Department of Community Services heed kids' trauma help plea?

Do you know a young achiever?

Do you know a young achiever?

Nominations for the Queensland Young Achiever Awards open

Awards for Young Achievers

Awards for Young Achievers

Do you know a young achiever?

Lismore chalks it up for child sex abuse survivors

Lismore chalks it up for child sex abuse survivors

4000 of the Northern Rivers' 20,341 kids at risk of being violated

Is the 'bank of mum and dad' just a myth?

Is the 'bank of mum and dad' just a myth?

Young people actually keen to help out struggling families

'Younger' council to drive youth engagement

'Younger' council to drive youth engagement

How can we better engage young people with local politics?

$656,000 program to stop sons bashing mums

$656,000 program to stop sons bashing mums

$656,000 program to stop sons bashing and controlling their mums

Anti-extremism unit set to be given $2.5 million in funding

Anti-extremism unit set to be given $2.5 million in funding

$2.5 million in funding set for unit tackling extremism in youth

Experts blame social media for serious mental health issues

Experts blame social media for serious mental health issues

Social media’s curse hits young people worst

Work for the Dole program kicks off today

Work for the Dole program kicks off today

Young folk in regional areas now forced into work for the dole

Survey: 92% of young people drank alcohol in past 2 months

Survey: 92% of young people drank alcohol in past 2 months

34% also admitted to taking “drugs” of some type