Events for Youth Workers
The Youth Co run a number of events throughout the year for Youth Workers. If you are someone who works with young people please come along.
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Youth Worker Practice Network Sessions
The YWPN is a Community of Practice for youth workers in the ACT. Anyone working with young people and wishing to improve their practice is welcome to attend these sessions or become a member.
Sessions run from 9:30 – 11:30am and are free to attend.
Thursday 29 March
Thursday 17 May
Thursday 21 June
Youth Worker Socials
Out of work hours opportunities for youth workers to network, connect, and socialise. Any youth workers, as well as partners/housemates/friends are welcome to come along.
Trivia @ the RUC. Thursday 22 March. Dinner from 6:30pm. Trivia starts at 7:00pm.
Cost: Buy your own dinner
Lock in @ iPlay Belconnen. Wednesday 9 May, 6:30 – 8:30pm.
Cost: $20 includes 1 x bowling or laser tag, 1 x dodgem cars, 1 x remote control cars, plus arcade games. Food/drinks additional cost (TBC)
RSVP for socials to email@example.com 1 week prior to the event.
Youth Housing & Homelessness Forum
The YHHF is a regular meeting for housing and homelessness service providers. The group meets to share information and identify opportunities to collectively progress strategic issues relating to addressing youth housing and homelessness.
Meetings run from 9:30 – 10:30am.
Tuesday 3 April
Tuesday 29 May
Youth Homelessness Matters Day.
Wednesday 18 April 2018.
YHMD is an annual national campaign which aims to break the common stereotypes associated with youth homelessness, ensure young people have better access to support and services, and engage with Government and Business about youth homelessness.
Details of the ACT event will be released soon. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to be involved.