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Amazing People – Bernie Shakeshaft: Founder of Backtrack

Sam & Duncan talk with Bernie Shakeshaft about working with kids who have been incarcerated or caught up with drugs and alcohol, and teaching them trades like carpentry and welding and how to care for working dogs. 

Listen: Sam and Duncan chat with Bernie Shakeshaft, founder of Backtrack. 

By Ally BarnesThursday 29 Aug 2019Amazing People with Sam and DuncanInspirational StoriesReading Time: 1 minute

Bernie Shakeshaft is an Aussie legend who has helped more than 1000 troubled kids get their lives back on track.

He founded an organisation called Backtrack, which takes kids who have been incarcerated or caught up in drugs and alcohol, who’ve run out of options and teaches them trades like carpentry, welding and how to care for working dogs.

Hope Breakfast’s Sam and Duncan chatted to Bernie about his life-changing work.