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WE HAVE A VISION FOR A SAFER COMMUNITY. A new approach to engage with young people and their families and REDUCE THE LEVEL OF HARM in our cities.
WE HAVE A VISION FOR A SAFER COMMUNITY. A new approach to engage with young people and their families and REDUCE THE LEVEL OF HARM in our cities.
WE HAVE A VISION FOR A SAFER COMMUNITY. A new approach to engage with young people and their families and REDUCE THE LEVEL OF HARM in our cities.
"I want Thomas's short life to have some meaning in his death so we can see change, a new fresh start, one where I believe we should have respect for one another" Click image to see more. Stuart Kelly ABC News

"I want Thomas's short life to have some meaning in his death so we can see change, a new fresh start, one where I believe we should have respect for one another" Click image to see more.

Stuart Kelly ABC News

Want to run? Create your own fundraising page to support TKYF by going to the City to Surf link "Create a supporter page" (bottom right) - Get your friends to donate to your run and our cause. With thanks.

Want to run? Create your own fundraising page to support TKYF by going to the City to Surf link "Create a supporter page" (bottom right) - Get your friends to donate to your run and our cause. With thanks.

Change.org petition closes with 144,331 signatures. It's the first step of a package of laws that will finally start putting a dent in our state's problem of alcohol-fuelled violence.

Change.org petition closes
with 144,331 signatures
.

It's the first step of a package of laws that will finally start putting a dent in our state's problem of alcohol-fuelled violence.

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Cost of alcohol abuse to the NSW Government

Auditor-General's Report to Parliament

Counting the cost of alcohol abuse

The NSW Government does not estimate or report the total cost of alcohol abuse. The Audit Office of New South Wales’ sponsored research estimates it costs the government over $1 billion a year, or around $416 from each NSW household.

“If social costs are included, the total cost of alcohol abuse in New South Wales is around $3.87 billion per annum, or about $1,565 from each household,” said Mr Achterstraat.

The Thomas Kelly Youth Foundation was established in 2012 to help curb the kind of alcohol-fuelled violence that robbed Thomas Kelly of his life

Victim Impact Statements to finally have an impact. Click image to read more.

Victim Impact Statements to finally have an impact. Click image to read more.

Foundation Youth Ambassadors Madeleine Kelly and Chris Lee present CCTV camera to Potts Points residents today. Read more

Foundation Youth Ambassadors Madeleine Kelly and Chris Lee present CCTV camera to Potts Points residents today. Read more

The Thomas Kelly Youth Foundation teams up with the independent, non-partisan research organisation newDemocracy Foundation to develop a new approach to solving  late night violence in Sydney.  Read more

The Thomas Kelly Youth Foundation teams up with the independent, non-partisan research organisation newDemocracy Foundation to develop a new approach to solving  late night violence in Sydney
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The major television networks air Danny Green's coward punch advert as a community service message. 

12 months of terror (2013): the king hit violence killing our young men. This is a national tradgey. Read more 

12 months of terror (2013):
the king hit violence killing our young men. This is a national tradgey. Read more 

Drinking culture and children a toxic cocktail says Anne Hollonds SMH. Read more.

Drinking culture and children a toxic cocktail says Anne Hollonds SMH.
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Foundation Next Steps click image to read in full. June 2014.

Foundation Next Steps click image to read in full. June 2014.

60 Minutes The Thomas Kelly Youth Foundation, working in conjunction with the City of Sydney, has funded and installed a CCTV camera in Victoria Street to cover the section of road where the two young men both lost their lives

60 Minutes

The Thomas Kelly Youth Foundation, working in conjunction with the City of Sydney, has funded and installed a CCTV camera in Victoria Street to cover the section of road where the two young men both lost their lives

Safety Kare CCTV Cameras - making safer streets, safer cities, an initiative in conjunction with Sydney City Council. Take Kare. 

Ten new CCTV cameras installed by City of Sydney aim to curb alcohol filled violence. Read more

Ten new CCTV cameras installed by City of Sydney aim to curb alcohol filled violence. Read more

One-punch laws: Barry O'Farrell announces sweeping changes to tackle alcohol-fuelled violence in Sydney. SMH 21/01/2014 Read More

One-punch laws: Barry O'Farrell announces sweeping changes to tackle alcohol-fuelled violence in Sydney. SMH 21/01/2014
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Tony Abbott appalled by spate of "coward punches" calls for tough penalties.  ABC News 09.01.2014 Read More

Tony Abbott appalled by spate of "coward punches" calls for tough penalties.  ABC News 09.01.2014
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