What is making our young people so vunerable?

2018 Motiv8 Support Statistics

709

Young people reached through community support, group work and community education events

298

Families supported through programs to improve their emotional health and well being

11216

Hours of support given by the full time and sessional staff at Motiv8 across the support programs and events

300

Young people supported through one to one intensive support programs

OUR APPROACH TO SUPPORTING YOUNG PEOPLE

Our approach is community based, and creates the conditions for young people and families to access support at different stages of their journey.

We provide safe spaces with trusted adults to help young people and families develop skills, tools and the resilience to overcome challenges.

Each young person and family’s situation is unique and may require a different typ or length of support. Our approach provides flexibility, and allows young people and families the opportunity to remain engaged, access ongoing support and return to sharpen their skills as required, recognising there may be further setbacks on their life journey.

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supporting young people

Young people and Motiv8 staff discuss what Motiv8 means to them and how they have gained confidence through the support of the organisation.

Alex's story

Alex talks about how her confidence and outlook on life has grown.

young people feedback

I have managed to cope with life a little better and am always looking forward to Motiv8 days. Nothing can compare to the level of respect, support and guidance Motiv8 provide me with.
Anonymous
I was desperate to leave my room but the feelings I was having and the situation I was in made opening the door too hard. I slowly built a relationship with my Motiv8 Support Worker, I started to trust her and together we built my confidence. I learnt how to deal with the sad feelings and found long lasting friends. My bedroom door is now always open!
Jana
I was so isolated, I felt so negative all day long. Through a long term and trusting relationship with my Motiv8 Support Worker, who was always there for me, I have learnt to see life more positively. I have grown and changed and made real friends.
Alex
Motiv8 has helped me to have a better relationship with my mum and helped me to come out of my comfort zone as I used to be quite shy.
Anonymous

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FAMILY SUPPORT- it is amazing to see someone who has struggled with their anxiet

FAMILY SUPPORT- it is amazing to see someone who has struggled with their anxiet

MOTIV8 SOUTH View on Facebook FAMILY SUPPORT- it is amazing to see someone who has struggled with their anxiety and education have such confidence and skill doing something they enjoy. #familysupport #confidence #lifechancesforyoungpeople

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SUPPORT US

MOTIV8 SOUTH View on Facebook Are you thinking about buying gifts on Amazon? Great news…. if you register to support Motiv8 through AmazonSmile. You can now help Motiv8 to support local young people and families at no extra cost to you. All you need to do is register and then […]

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INDIVIDUAL SUPPORT

INDIVIDUAL SUPPORT

MOTIV8 SOUTH View on Facebook An enjoyable session getting creative. Discussing the young person's plans for Christmas break. The young person enjoyed making christmas cards and decorations. We also discussed problems they are facing at school, and variety ways to manage anger. #positiveengagement #trustedworker #christmasiscoming #lifechancesforyoungpeople

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