“The uncertainty is a big factor contributing to the stress of the situation. I think if there was a set date when this would all be over I would feel better as I’d know how much of my life would be affected as I am in my last year of school.”
— Female, 17, regional NSW
The demand for ReachOut’s life-saving mental health support over the past few months has been unprecedented.
Since mid-March 2020, there has been a 50 per cent surge in visitation to ReachOut’s services - that’s an additional 120,000 people looking for relief to the distress they are experiencing.*
As Australia’s most trusted online mental health service, ReachOut has been able to respond quickly to the fear and uncertainty caused by the global COVID-19 pandemic and support vulnerable young people through these unprecedented times.
Your support will mean that we can reach the young people who need us most.