YChats, a podcast for young people, by young people

YChats eight-part series features a mix of real-life stories from young people across Western Australia, together with a mix of high profile personalities and professional speakers to offer practical support and advice, with new episodes released fortnightly, available on Spotify, iTunes, Libsyn or wherever listeners access their podcasts.

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We want to hear YOUR stories! Drop us a message on socials or email us at marketing@ymcawa.org.au if you have a story to share or a topic you want to learn more about.

We are now on our second season and have had some amazing guests on our line up:


Trish Hitchins, from Palmerston Perth talks about Addiction.


Rita Iagoe, family therapist and Domestic Violence, experts breaks down the implications of COVID-19 lockdown on abuse.


Roman Booth, a young person who speaks openly about the Domestic Violence his mother faced which tragically ended in her murder.


Phil Doorgachurn, YMCA Australia National Safeguarding Executive, speaks about how to stay safe online.


Noelle Martin, WA Australian of the Year Award winner, changed Australian law around image-based sexual abuse.


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