Stories & updates
We speak to STREAT’s CEO & Co-Founder, Rebecca Scott, about her vision for the future of our social enterprise & the sector across Australia.
Graduate Stories: Caitlin tells us working with our partner organisation, Fonda, has been a great experience
Find out more about how we work with Fonda and STREAT graduates, and why Caitlin told us: “Working at Fonda has been one of the greatest experiences of my life.”
Have you met our head baker, Didi?Didi leads the bakery team at our flagship site and state-of-the-art bakery in Collingwood, who together bring us freshly-baked artisan sourdough each day, despite Melbourne's ever-changing weather. The bread is then served in our...
How do you support trainees with mental health?Many of the young people who come through our doors are faced with serious mental health challenges. As part of Mental Health Awareness Month, we asked the STREAT Youth Programs team to reflect on some quotes written by...
Have you met... Magic?Magic is our therapy dog at STREAT, who helps our trainees and staff to feel a little more relaxed. In this video, her handler, and our co-founder and chief impact officer, Dr Kate Barrelle, tells us about their work in the youth programs team....
Did you know the STREATwise team is accredited to offer Mental Health First Aid training in your workplace?
During October, Australia’s National Mental Health Month, STREAT is helping to shine a light on the importance of advocating for and raising awareness on mental health. And what better people to advocate for this than our wonderful youth programs team who are trained as Mental Health First Aiders? Our new team, STREATwise, offers accredited Mental Health First Aid course training to organisations and workplaces.
Recent graduate, Ethan, tells us about his time at STREAT and employment in a chef apprenticeship with one of our partner employers. Ethan walked through our doors in 2021 with a clear objective in mind, he wanted to acquire the relevant skills to become a Chef.