Whatever you’re going through, it always helps to know that you’re not alone in your experience. That’s why personal stories are a huge part of ReachOut.com.
The stories you see on ReachOut.com have been created by young people from across Australia who want to share their real life experiences with others. Whether it’s getting through a tough time or sharing how to improve improve wellbeing, the stories on ReachOut.com explore what different people have been through in life, and most importantly, how they got through the tough stuff.
There are already over 200 personal stories told on ReachOut.com, and the number continues to grow.
Who can submit stories on ReachOut.com
Anyone who is between 14-25 yrs old, and lives in Australia can submit a story to ReachOut.com. Past examples of stories have involved exploring people’s individual experiences of:
- helping themselves, getting help or helping someone else deal with tough times and everyday life issues
- navigating sex and sexuality
- becoming more independent
- caring for themselves or others
- improving their wellbeing.
Check out the ‘Other volunteer opportunities’ section to find current opportunities to submit your story.