General Youth Services

About Us

save-a-mate (SAM) was started by Australian Red Cross in 1997. The save-a-mate program is now available across Australia from urban centres to rural and remote communities.

save-a-mate's purpose is to promote the health and wellbeing of young people by providing education, service and support on key current and emerging health issues, particularly those related to alcohol and other drug use and mental health.

Quick Facts About The Region

Australian Red Cross Society - ACT is located in the suburbs of Garran and Woden Valley, the council of Canberra and the federal electorate of Canberra.