The City of Sydney street count for 2022 shows 225 people are homeless, sleeping outside. Even in an affluent city like Sydney, people are forced to sleep in temporary and unsafe places. A fantastic effort was shown last night by students who distributed hot meals and material aid to people experiencing homelessness
The Australian Longitudinal Study of Male Health report found negative mental health remains high among Australian men. Up to 25% of men experienced a diagnosed mental health disorder in their lifetime, and 15% experienced a disorder in any 12-month period. However, only a quarter of men said they would seek
Our initiative, Swim Brothers, a group of culturally diverse Muslim men, completed training for their Bronze Medallions at the Wanda Surf Life Saving Club, becoming fully fledged volunteer lifesavers. “All these guys are from culturally diverse backgrounds and had very little swimming ability when they first started,” said Feroz Sattar.
Access to opportunities and tailored pathways can give young people a confidence boost & improve healthy engagement. We delivered a 4 day water wellness workshop with students from south-west Sydney that integrated swim, survival & ocean skills! Speedo Australia have been advocates for inclusion & generous in partnering on the
The AUSTSWIM Awards is the premier award presented to individuals in Australia that achieve the highest standards of aquatic education excellence. To be eligible for an award the nominees must have been able to demonstrate considerable experience and or knowledge in all areas of the selection criteria.The AUSTSWIM award is the premier
Nasim’s story is premiered at the SLSNSW Multicultural Community drowning prevention short film event
Nasim – a long time participant of one of our swim brothers program shares his near drowning experience while at the beach with his friends.