Why I Swim: Lee
We’re so excited for Splash the Stigma!
We’re asking young people, “Why do you swim?”
We caught up with the wonderful Lee, who is swimming in this year, to see what keeps him motivated.
batyr’s impact in 2020
2020 has been a challenging year for young people Australia-wide and that’s why batyr needed to step up and continue to make an impact.
Josh shares his mental health journey for the batyr Christmas Appeal
batyr has today launched its Christmas Appeal so we can continue deliver our educational mental health programs to young people like Josh.
Alex shares his Being Herd experience at JCU
JCU student Alex, 21, shares how the experience gave a voice to the challenges he had been facing while also changing the way he viewed mental health.
Be Heard, by your Herd
Young people explain why it’s so important to keep talking with their loved ones and what it’s like being part of the batyr Herd.
batyr speakers share their COVID-19 experiences
We have seen many examples of our Herd practising gratitude, offering support to others and showing some incredible resilience.
Supporting Student Mental Health and Wellbeing during COVID-19
As you know, the outbreak of COVID-19 is significantly impacting schools and the way that they operate. Naturally, the uncertainty and talk about social isolation, changes to the norm and activity cancellations like sport games and arts, can result in increased levels of stress and anxiety for students and the wider school community.
COVID-19 fatigue? There are still awesome things happening in the world
Amid the panic over COVID-19, it’s easy to forget some of the positive stories of humanity and generosity that have from this developing story.