Young Men

“We are actually hoping that he’ll be able to help coach a local team soon,” says Todd Anderson, Operations Manager of Broadmeadows Basketball Association and the Hume City Broncos, “Saif has already... Read More
Multicultural young people make up at least one-quarter of all Australian youth but very little is known about their needs.  MY Australia is a national research partnership between nine organisations... Read More
21-year-old Elizabeth graduated from high school in 2014 and struggled to lock down a field of study or career she wanted to pursue. She joined the Pathways program late last year to get a sense of di... Read More
  What is MY Mentoring? My Mentoring is a pilot program seeking to improve educational outcomes for disadvantaged migrant and refugee background young people through culturally targeted mentoring. Dur... Read More
Launched in 2015, CMY's I Speak Football program is a youth-led program that uses football to tackle social inclusion head on.  Part of Cityzens Giving’, a global community initiative that extends th... Read More
Ali* is a 20-year old Ballarat resident, who has taken on a number of volunteering roles, including advocating for asylum seekers and volunteering at CMY events. I came to Australia in 2013 by boat. F... Read More
ASCOT Vale resident James is using football to drive social cohesion, as part of an innovative project to unite Melbourne’s youth. James will join other young people to deliver ‘I Speak Football’ – a... Read More
SADIKI Mukasa's life in Congo was beautiful and peaceful but when the war came everything got destroyed. Sadiki was born in Congo but spent some years as a refugee in Malawi, escaping the war at the a... Read More
CMY is dedicated to ensuring the work we do is youth-influenced. A Youth Advisory Group (YAG) was set up to support and empower young people and to ensure that our work continually reflects and addres... Read More
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This document provides an initial overview regarding the provision of services to address the needs of young men living in Victoria with a culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) and refugee focus... Read More