Young People

Young People imageYoung people are at the centre of what we do. What we learn from you helps us build stronger communities, support other service providers and lead positive change at local, state and national levels. Our goal is to ensure that young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds have every opportunity to succeed in Australia. Join our cause – get informed, get connected and get involved by checking out what CMY has on offer for you.
CMY, together with the Australian Communities Foundation and the Stan Willis Trust, launched a new Homework Club Resource Kit this week at the historic Fitzroy Town Hall. The resource was developed to... Read More
29/07/15
Young people in the LaTrobe Valley have used art to convey their hopes for a peaceful future. Part of the Morwell ReActivate Winter Night Festival, the ‘Our World’ exhibition showcased works created i... Read More
23/06/15
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This map is designed to meet the information needs of young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds and their families who are considering their future in Australia. It provides teachers, careers... Read More
12/06/15
Four Young Leaders have been selected to travel to Manchester UK to participate in the City Football Global Young Leader Summit. Part of the Cityzens Giving global community initiative, the Young Lead... Read More
05/06/15
Music can help children and young people process more positive feelings about themselves and can also create a highly focused learning state in which vocabulary and reading material are absorbed at a... Read More
22/05/15
 Keep reading for more info....   Ucan2 is a partnership between AMES Australia, the Centre for Multicultural Youth (CMY) and Foundation House. It recognises the need to provide additional su... Read More
27/11/14
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This guide is designed to meet the information needs of young people from refugee or migrant backgrounds who are considering their future in Australia. It provides teachers, careers advisors, youth wo... Read More
20/10/14
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A booklet that informs young people about what they can expect from CMY. Read More
29/09/14
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Everyone goes through good and bad times in their lives and it's important to look after your mental health at all times.  Here are some things you can do to look after yourself and feel better.  Read More
13/08/14
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The Multicultural Youth Advocacy Network (MYAN) has outlined the key points from the Federal Government’s 2014-2015 budget that will affect young people as they strive to complete their education, fin... Read More
14/05/14