More than half of young
people aged 18-29 feel
more negative about their future than before the pandemic.
46 per cent of children and young people are at risk of adverse effects on their wellbeing by being physically disconnected from school.
We need to urgently refocus Australia’s pathway out of the COVID-19 pandemic to the needs of children and young people who have not received the attention they deserve.
Decision makers must take the following six steps over the coming months to urgently meet those needs: