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A forum on the federal budget and the potential impact on young people and youth services

YACVic, in partnership with VCOSS, the Council to Homeless Persons and the Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare will host a forum for the youth sector on the recent Federal budget and how it might impact both young people and the sector that supports them. 

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YOUth Untitled Conference 2013

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On the 20th of September 2013 YACVic’s Youth Reference Group (YRG) was proud to present ‘YOUth Untitled’ – a unique forum run FOR youth BY youth, to ensure young people’s voices were truly heard.

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Parks Have It: Young people, Environment and Volunteering

5 December 2012

The Parks Have It forum was the result of a partnership between the Department of Planning and Community Development, the Office for Multicultural Affairs and Citizenship, the Youth Affairs Council of Victoria and Parks Victoria. 

The purpose of the form was to explore young people's engagement with the natural environment by providing an opportunity to share innovative ways to engage young people in environmental issues, inspire participation and promote the benefits of the outdoors. The forum started with a welcome from Kate Colvin, the Chief Executive Officer at YACVic, who introduced how the forum will bring together ideas around young people's wellbeing, nature and participation. View Kate Colvin's presentation.

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CONNECT FOR improved outcomes for Victoria's vulnerable young people

25 - 26 June 2012

Melbourne Park Function Centre

CONNECT FOR improved outcomes for Victoria's vulnerable young people was a two day collaborative conference that brought together government, local government, schools, and the community sector.

The conference was in response to children and young people experiencing barriers to accessing opportunities to learning and development. It was designed for those working in education, youth support, health, housing, justice services, and police.

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YACVic auspices and supports like-minded youth projects, services and organisations. For more information click on the logos below

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