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News from the Youth Coalition

Youth Coalition Monthly Forum 19 June: Human Services Blueprint and What It Means For Young People

Date: 
Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 09:00 to 11:00
Source: 
Youth Coalition of the ACT

The Youth Coalition of the ACT would like to invite services and individuals to participate in a discussion about the Human Services Blueprint (and other initiatives contained within the ACT Budget handed down at the beginning of June), and what it means for young people and the youth sector. 

We will be joined by guest speaker David Matthews, who is Senior Director of Policy and Organisational Services within the Community Services Directorate.

Youth Coalition Weekly Snapshot

Date: 
Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 17:00
  • Met with Joy Burch MLA, Minister for Disability, Children and Young People
  • Attended ACT Budget 2014-15 community sector lock in
  • Attended ACTCOSS' peaks forum in response to the ACT Budget
  • Attended ACTCOSS community sector forum on the ACT Budget
  • Launched the Youth Coalition's budget analysis
  • Hosted and facilitated a Co-Design Forum for Practitioners 
  • Hosted and facilitated a Comorbidity Bus Tour A
  • Hosted a meeting of the Alternative Education Network

Youth Coalition of the ACT initial response to ACT Budget

Date: 
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 18:30

ACT Budget Intends to Soften Federal Budget Blows For Young People

"The Youth Coalition of the ACT, Canberra’s peak body for youth affairs, has welcomed the ACT Government’s acknowledgement of the significant challenges facing young people as federal budget measures look set to withdraw key supports and programs..."

Youth Coalition Weekly Snapshot

Date: 
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - 16:30
  • Attended the Chief Minister's roundtable to discuss the impact of 2014-15 Federal Budget
  • Met with Shane Rattenbury's office
  • Attended ACTCOSS special general meeting and policy forum on the federal budget
  • Attended Joint Pathways sector meeting
  • Facilitated Co-morbidity Bus Tour C 
  • Attended the Fundamentals of Working Cross Culturally training
  • Provided comment to the Canberra Times on alcohol-related violence

Youth Coalition Weekly Snapshot

Date: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - 17:15
  • Hosted CYFSP Induction Southside Bus Tour
  • Met with the Community Services Directorate to discuss the development of an ACT government commitment to children and young people 
  • Met with Australian Y20 Delegate to discuss issues facing young people in the ACT
  • Provided comment to the media about what the Federal Budget means for young people as part of the ACOSS community sector press conference
  • Hosted and attended CYFSP training on Building Collaborative Capacity

Youth Coalition Weekly Snapshot

Date: 
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 13:15
  • Hosted a meeting of the Youth Housing and Homelessness Forum
  • Attended a teleconference for the Multicultural Youth Affairs Network Australia
  • Met with the Community Engagement team of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse
  • Attended a meeting of the CYFSP Practice Leaders group
  • Hosted and attended CYFSP training on Building Collaborative Capacity
  • Attended a teleconference for MYAN Australia executive group

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