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.
Our team in the ACT were interviewed by Speech Pathology Australia Senior Advisor, Justice Mary Woodward. They discuss the unique challenges children in custody face and the ways speech pathologists can better […]