Youth Work

“The most important thing you can do for the young person is be empathetic and listen to them. You might be the only person that’s taken the time to do that for them,” says Mary Lou from Benalla abou... Read More
09/05/17
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
19/04/17
This training explores the essential skills and knowledge required for effective work with young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds. The training is designed to be applicable across a broad r... Read More
30/03/17
This training explores the essential skills and knowledge required for effective work with young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds. The training is designed to be applicable across a broad r... Read More
30/03/17
This training explores the essential skills and knowledge required for effective work with young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds. The training is designed to be applicable across a broad r... Read More
30/03/17
The Multicultural Youth Advocacy Network (Australia) released Australia’s first National Youth Settlement Framework in 2016. Developed by the MYAN (Australia), with input from young people, government... Read More
05/04/16
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This Good Practice Guide explores themes relevant to young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds and discusses strategies for supporting good practice when working with this group of young peopl... Read More
22/12/14
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This fact sheet is for frontline staff working with young people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) backgrounds who have migrated to Australia on Remaining Relative (115) visas and Orpha... Read More
26/08/14
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Newly-arrived young people, particularly those from refugee backgrounds, face additional risk factors for homelessness and more systemic barriers to accessing safe, stable and appropriate long-ter... Read More
27/03/14