Why does the Gap Exist?

Some cold, hard facts about the state of our youth.

1 in 4

Young Australians live with a mental illness

1 in 5

Australian kids will be victims of sexual abuse before they turn 18


Of 12-17 year olds consume alcohol weekly


Females are experiencing homelessness in Queensland


Is the leading cause of death amongst 14-25 year olds in Australia


Highest rate of teenage pregnancy in the western world belongs to Australia

Our Response

To provide young women opportunities for personal growth, empowering them to make positive life choices to maximise their potential for success.

Our goal is not to fix, change or rescue.

It is to love, support, equip, & enable.

To empower young women to take responsibility for their lives & future.

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