Dismantle provides young people with enabling support so they can better manage their life in a positive, self-directed way.
These are our initiatives:
Our flagship initiative
A youth development program that uses bicycle mechanic activities and mentors to help young people develop social skills, build confidence and connect to educational and vocational opportunities.
Building Local Capacity
This licensed approach to BikeRescue involves training relevant local community members to run the program, as a way of ensuring sustainable capacity building.
BikeTherapy in an enhanced version of BikeRescue based in Dialectic Behavioural Therapy (DBT). It provides young people access to social and emotional skill development.
Property maintenance & enhancement
This new enterprise provides services for community and commercial partners’ while providing work readiness and employment opportunities for selected BikeRescue graduates.
In 2014 Dismantle created BikeDr.
Now a stand-alone business, BikeDr continues to support Dismantle and our social programs. BikeDr also provides work experience and structured traineeships opportunities for BikeRescue graduates who show particular interest and skill.