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Posted: Tuesday, May 1, 2018

He went from living in a car to fighting in Afghanistan. Now YouthCARE Canberra's Zack Bryers helps kids who are struggling like he was. 


Posted: Friday, February 23, 2018

The 2018 YouthCARE Canberra Cricket Lunch has been and gone, and was our most successful event to date!

This year’s lunch was held at the National Press Club of Australia and was followed by the evening England vs Australia match at Manuka Oval. 

YouthCARE Canberra was thrilled to welcome a spectacular panel of cricket greats; Chairman of Cricket Australia David Peever, Cricket legend and commentator...

Posted: Thursday, November 9, 2017

The name Zack Bryers is one we have become accustomed to hearing lately - he has become a household name at YouthCARE Canberra (YCC), and for good reason. Zack is not only YCC’s first fulltime outreach worker, but he has recently been named the 2018 ACT Young Australian of the Year.

He received his latest accolade at the National Portrait Gallery on Monday night - another success that Zack can add on to his...

Posted: Thursday, November 9, 2017

Zack Bryers joined YouthCARE Canberra 3 years ago, and this is when his passion for outreach work truly begun. Since then, Zack has made an outstanding contribution to the welfare of young “at risk” youth in the Canberra region.

Late last year, Zack was selected as one of eight Canberrans to receive the prestigious Churchill Fellowship to travel overseas, live in the ghettos and work in the innovative “cure...

Posted: Thursday, November 9, 2017

The annual YouthCARE Canberra Rugby Dinner was a huge success, as we were excited to celebrate not only another great night, but also our 30th year in action.

This year’s event was held at a new location for YouthCARE Canberra – Casino Canberra, and the night entailed all of the usual’s – delicious food, auction items, raffles, and as always, an exceptional panel discussion.

As this year was...