Ladder's partnership with Djerriwarrh leads to successful outcomes

We are excited to commence another program and look forward to creating more job opportunities for young people like Ryan. Read more

Harley set a goal and landed his dream job

Harley joined the program because he wanted to get a job and the skills he learned enabled him to do this. Read more

Ladder Step Up Sydney young people provide hampers to those in need this Christmas

A community project brainstormed and brought to life by the young people. Read more

Ladder Alumni visit the MCG

As part of the Ladder Alumni program, our young people visited the MCG and heard from Carlton FC AFLW player Courtney Jones Read more

Ladder Step Up Sydney graduation - term four

Another six young people have completed our Ladder Step Up Sydney program. Read more

Ladder Step Up Latrobe Valley graduation - Program 17

Another group of determined young people graduated from Ladder Step Up Latrobe Valley - Program 17 Read more

Ladder co-founder Mark Bolton speaks to AFL Player Development Managers at Ladder Forum

Mark Bolton, along with other special guests including GWS GIANTS and Ladder board member Alicia spoke to the group about the impact that players have on our young people. Read more

How Kirsty found a job after participating in the Ladder Step Up Sydney program

Kirsty overcame the challenges of lockdown and joined Ladder Step Up Sydney which lead to her new job. Read more

Ladder Step Up Latrobe Valley young people see the 2021 AFL Premiership Cup

Our program participants were very excited to see the 2021 AFL Premiership Cup as part of the #DeesCupTour21 Read more

A week in the Ladder Step Up Sydney program

Find out what activities the young people did this week. Read more

Young people participate in mock interviews

Program participants engaged in mock interview sessions with ANZ volunteers as part of The Salvation Army's program Tools for the Trade. Read more

Ladder Step Up Sydney participant facilitates painting workshop with Alumni

Participants learned a range of brush stroke techniques to create their own unique moonscape. Read more

North Melbourne AFLW Captain Emma Kearney supporting our latest program

Emma Kearney joins Program 17 for an online session Read more

Ladder Step Up Latrobe Valley commences Program 17

After months of online sessions, we welcomed Program 17 in person and went on our first outing to Walhalla. Read more

Ladder Step Up Sydney recommences face to face programs

After months of one-to-one and online sessions due to COVID-19 restrictions, the Ladder Step Up Sydney program is back to in person. Read more

How Ladder program staff continued to support young people during lockdown

Despite the lockdowns, our young people have continued to stay supported and engaged in Ladder programs online. Read more

Young person finds employment after completing Step Up program through Jobfind

Ben is a 19 year-old program participant who recently found a job after completing Step Up. Read more

Ladder young people give back to the community through Morwell Neighbourhood House

Our young people have been involved in fun and meaningful activities that have given back to the community as well as built up their independent living skills. Read more

Online wellness workshops for Ladder Step Up program participants

Ladder Step Up programs in Sydney and Latrobe Valley come together for online wellness workshops with special guests. Read more

Thank you for supporting Ladder this 2021 AFL finals

We have had another successful fundraising campaign this 2021 AFL Finals. Read more

Ladder's Finals Campaign

Support Ladder to change the number of young people experiencing disadvantage Read more

Ladder Step Up Latrobe Valley graduation - Program 16

Five more young people graduate from our Ladder Step Up Latrobe Valley program. Read more

The Academy students complete a fundraising bike ride for Ladder

Students from The Academy raise funds through a combined cycling activity. Read more