Supporting young Tasmanians for 50 years to be healthy, housed, learning, employed and empowered.

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Are you between 18 & 24 and need help with the rent?

Our vision is to create a thriving, connected, inclusive and diverse community where every young Tasmanian has the opportunity to live a good life.

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We rely on the generosity of the community who contribute to our work in many different ways. Through donating and raising funds, you are making a real difference to our community, here in Tasmania.
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Find out how you can help us address housing for young Tasmanians. We can do it, let’s revolutionise housing in Tassie and give young people the opportunity they need.
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Want to know about our History?

See how we began with an idea. 50 years later, we’re still finding potential in those we meet. We’re still supporting young people and we’re ready to do the hard work and look for solutions.

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Latest News

February 26, 2024

The Mind Games welcome Colony 47 to the stage

We are in full preparation mode for The Mind Games 2024, a celebration of positive mental health, community, and teamwork, all with a healthy sprinkle of workplace fun!    Running…
February 22, 2024

Innovative partnership tackles youth homelessness 

Tasmania’s leading residential building company Wilson Homes has joined forces with us in an innovative partnership to address youth homelessness in Tasmania.    Our CEO, Dianne Underwood said the housing crisis…
January 22, 2024

Didi celebrates 20 years

Can you remember 2004? Well, looking back, these cool things happened:  Mark Zuckerberg launched Facebook from his Harvard dorm room,  Google introduced free email service Gmail, Scrabble was introduced into…

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