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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.

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

TAKE Kare Gala Ball 16th September 2015 Tickets on sale NOW! click here

TAKE Kare Gala Ball
16th September 2015
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Buy a ticket in the Take Kare Raffle for 2015. Click here

Buy a ticket in the Take Kare Raffle for 2015. Click here

Lighten CBD booze controls at your peril! Read more SMH 12th January 2014

Lighten CBD booze controls at your peril! Read more SMH 12th January 2014

Ralph Talks to Ray Hadley on 2GB re former Attorney-General Greg Smiths comments. Click to hear the interview

Ralph Talks to Ray Hadley on 2GB re former Attorney-General Greg Smiths comments. Click to hear the interview

"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

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

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

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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. 

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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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

Announcing 3 year funding for Sydney Safe Space. Read more

Announcing 3 year funding for Sydney Safe Space. Read more

Newton Bars to trial 3am lockouts on the weekends. Read more

Newton Bars to trial 3am lockouts on the weekends. Read more

Premier Mike Baird re-affirms government commitment to the lock out laws Ch 7 news. Read more.

Sydney's "Safe Space" - Friday & Saturday night presented by the City of Sydney

Foundation next steps "TAKE Kare" Click image to read in full.

Foundation next steps "TAKE Kare" Click image to read in full.

Ch 9 A Current Affair hit the Sydney streets on NYE to accompany our TAKE Kare Street Angels. This is their story.

Why your body loves time off from alcohol (especially if you're female) click image to read more

Why your body loves time off from alcohol (especially if you're female) click image to read more

The Kelly family join Lord Mayor Clover Moore and the Attorney General to launch the Sydney Safe Space to support vulnerable youth. Click to hear Ch 9 news Read more on Take Kare Safe Space

The Kelly family join Lord Mayor Clover Moore and the Attorney General to launch the Sydney Safe Space to support vulnerable youth.

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Alarming statistics released by FARE  on the Australian consumption of alcohol. Read more

Alarming statistics released by FARE  on the Australian consumption of alcohol. Read more

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.

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. 

Ch9 News Clip. At 3.45am, Laura and Meggie were walking back to the Safe Space at Town Hall to finish their all-night shift. They found a man lying on the road covered in blood...

Take Kare Safe Space opens its second Sydney site in Kings Cross.  Kate Aubusson from the SMH joined the team on Friday night. click to read more 

Take Kare Safe Space opens its second Sydney site in Kings Cross.  Kate Aubusson from the SMH joined the team on Friday night. click to read more 

Take Kare Safe Space starts in Kings Cross Friday 03rd July 2015. To read more about safe space click here

Take Kare Safe Space starts in Kings Cross Friday 03rd July 2015. To read more about safe space click here

Coward's Punch "Victim" Commercial April 2015
Australian Federal Government: Health Dept.

Health professionals, police advocates and anti-alcohol campaigners have slammed a possible early review by the New South Wales government into its controversial lockout laws. Click image to play video.

Health professionals, police advocates and anti-alcohol campaigners have slammed a possible early review by the New South Wales government into its controversial lockout laws. Click image to play video.

Kings Cross crime rates plummet. Read more

Kings Cross crime rates plummet. Read more

Ralph Kelly pitch to The Funding Network Australia. Read more

Real stories from the Safe Space click to read more. #TAKE Kare

Real stories from the Safe Space click to read more. #TAKE Kare

TKYF welcomes its newest Youth Ambassador Rebekah Stokes. Rebekah herself a victim of a coward punch has put her recovery to good use and has launched; "Lifting Above Violence Fundraiser". Click to read more about this amazing young lady.

TKYF welcomes its newest Youth Ambassador Rebekah Stokes. Rebekah herself a victim of a coward punch has put her recovery to good use and has launched; "Lifting Above Violence Fundraiser". Click to read more about this amazing young lady.

“Stop before it gets ugly” is the first NSW Government advertising campaign to specifically address alcohol fuelled violence. Read more

“Stop before it gets ugly” is the first NSW Government advertising campaign to specifically address alcohol fuelled violence.

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Ralph Kelly and the Foundation was invited to submit a proposal and present to the NSW State Government into further measures to reduce alcohol and drug violence. Wednesday 04th September, 2014. Read more and download the inquiry submission.