A group of students knocked on my staff room door early one Monday morning, back when I was a Gold Coast high school teacher 18 years ago. They were deeply concerned for one of their peers who passed out from intoxication at a party on Saturday night. They asked for guidance on what they could [...]
Initiatives to address teen alcohol abuse are making a real
and tangible impact for young Australians.
Australian teenagers are drinking less alcohol now than they
have at any time since surveying began in the early 1980s.
The number of 12-17-year-olds who reported never drinking
alcohol increased to more than one third (34%) in 2017, up from only one in ten
“The schoolies culture has changed quite significantly and
it’s a lot easier to manage than ten years ago.”
That’s Red Frogs CEO Andy Gourley, or Boss Frog as he’s more
affectionately known, on the change in schoolies behaviour over recent years.
When it comes to looking after our school leavers as they
transition from Grade 12 into the next stage [...]
Teen Rescue Foundation is proud to launch its annual appeal 2019 and invites tax-deductible donations toward front-line initiatives that make a real difference in addressing teen alcohol abuse across Australia.
In 2018, Teen Rescue Foundation was honoured to be acknowledged as Supporter of the Year by one of our key beneficiaries, Red Frogs.
We visited Schoolies' Week [...]
We'd all love to see teen alcohol abuse addressed in Australia, but sometimes it's hard to know what you can do to really make a difference. I'd like to invite you to support an initiative that is making a very real difference for our young people.
Three years ago I established Teen Rescue Foundation to resource [...]
We've received enquiries from supporters keen to purchase the cycling kit of the Wine Peloton 7 Peaks in 7 Days.
This is available for a limited time only, as we need to place a bulk order to have the items made. Availability of each item depends upon a minimum of 5 orders.
Items available are:
Short sleeve jersey [...]