Friday, 24 June 2022 SHINE for Kids today welcomed a landmark report from a NSW Parliamentary Committee into the impact that having a parent in prison has on their children. The NSW […]
SHINE for Kids Acting CEO April Long was interviewed on ABC News about how our ‘Strong Pathways Together’ program with Confit will work to set young people in juvenile justice on a better path and show them through strong role models that “you can break the cycle … as a community we walk along beside you and we will support you.”
April also spoke about the Change the Record #RaiseTheAge campaign and how Australia needs to do better for the 499 children aged between 10 and 14 who were in prison last year.
Thank you again Impact100 Sydney for your support allowing us with CONFIT to help 80 young people and make the voice of all young people who have had contact with the justice system heard.
We had the pleasure of presenting the progress of our youth mentoring program, ‘Stronger Pathways Together’, at last week’s wonderful Impact100 Sydney events. The program, run with partner ConFit Pathways, supports young people in juvenile […]