Announcement! Taking things to the next level with batyr’s new Data and Insights and Global Impact Teams!
The new Data and Insights Team will include specially-skilled individuals that will ensure what we are hearing is shared with those that need to listen, changing the game for young people.
‘Coo-ee!’ Pieter takes on historic 33-day trek to raise money for batyr
Pieter Lindhout is getting ready to take on a 33-day walk from Gilgandra to Sydney to raise money for batyr and raise youth mental health awareness.
Quarter Four Update
Like most of 2020, the last quarter has been a practice in resilience for us all at batyr and taking the time to admire what we’ve been able to achieve despite the challenges.
Hope for young people living with mental ill-health with steps toward a ‘person-centred’ mental health system
The recommendations from the final report by the Productivity Commission into Mental Health, along with the National Suicide Prevention Adviser’s Interim Advice, are a major turning point for young Australians living with mental ill-health.
Blue Tie Ball 2020: Virtual Homecoming
An incredible $83,748 was raised at the first EVER Blue Tie Ball 2020: Virtual Homecoming and we want to say a huge, HUGE thanks to each and every one of you.
batyr calls on all Australians to play a part in suicide prevention
The latest ‘Causes of Death, Australia’ report from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) revealed a 6% increase in the number of deaths by suicide over 2019 compared to 2018.
batyr partners with Brain and Mind Centre
The 2-year research project will evaluate the effectiveness of our [email protected] programs in drought-affected communities.
Good news for youth mental health in Budget 2020
Access to Medicare-funded psychology sessions will double from 10 to 20 sessions per year as part of the Federal Government’s 2020 Budget.