Reshape Our Future: 2021 Sector Conference

Reshape Our Future - New Dates Reshape Our Future is a 1-day youth forum and 2-day youth sector conference happening across five locations plus online, presented by YACVic from 11 August – 13 August. Today’s generation of young people are facing uncertainty, inequity and unprecedented challenges. We need to take [...]

By |2021-07-22T01:05:46+00:00July 22nd, 2021|Events, Professional development|Comments Off on Reshape Our Future: 2021 Sector Conference

Raising Autistic Teenage Girls and Gender Diverse Youth Webinar

Webinar for parents and professionals working with autistic teenage girls and gender diverse youth About this event Amaze is holding a webinar for parents and professionals working with autistic teenage girls and gender diverse youth. Through this webinar, you will learn about the issues facing autistic girls and gender [...]

By |2021-06-11T01:14:31+00:00June 11th, 2021|Events, Professional development, Webinars|Comments Off on Raising Autistic Teenage Girls and Gender Diverse Youth Webinar

Young Leaders Program

The Youth Disability Advocacy Service or YDAS Young Leaders Program. Our free online leadership program is for young Victorians who identify as: having a disability having a health condition or chronic illness neurodiverse or autistic Deaf, deaf or hard of hearing blind or vision impaired having lived experience of [...]

By |2021-06-11T01:03:17+00:00June 11th, 2021|Advocacy, Professional development|Comments Off on Young Leaders Program

Pathways to Tertiary webinar series starts Wednesday 28 April 2021

Pathways to Tertiary (P2T) webinar series P2T is a National online series of webinars that will be held every Wednesday from 28 April to 19 May.  The final event on 19 May is a virtual expo providing a virtual opportunity to connect with TAFE and university disability practitioners. This project [...]

By |2021-04-16T00:20:57+00:00April 15th, 2021|Events|Comments Off on Pathways to Tertiary webinar series starts Wednesday 28 April 2021

Youth Ambassador Job – Yarra Ranges Council

Youth Ambassador Job - Yarra Ranges Council  Are you aged between 17 to 24 years and want to help shape what happens for young people in the Yarra Ranges? You can apply to be a Yarra Ranges Youth Ambassador. Payment is $31.13 per hour (Band 3) plus 25% casual [...]

By |2021-04-14T23:41:53+00:00April 14th, 2021|Opportunities|Comments Off on Youth Ambassador Job – Yarra Ranges Council

Maroondah Youth Career Expo: the first step towards the rest of your life

About this Event Time: 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm AEDT Date: Thursday 18 March 2021Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/maroondah-youth-career-expo-2021-tickets-139594584159 Whether you are still at school, a recent school leaver or rethinking your career pathways, the Maroondah Youth Career Expo has something for you. Open to Maroondah residents aged 15-25, this event is an opportunity to: Hear [...]

By |2021-03-09T23:43:30+00:00March 9th, 2021|Events|Comments Off on Maroondah Youth Career Expo: the first step towards the rest of your life

Headspace Work and Study

Are you supporting young people who don't know what's next in their work or study journey? Headspace Work and Study is a free online service delivered over the phone, webchat or video chat to support 15-25 year olds who are finding their mental health makes it harder to engage in work or [...]

By |2021-02-21T22:55:46+00:00February 21st, 2021|Resources|Comments Off on Headspace Work and Study

Have Your Say During the Disability Royal Commission- Your Voice Matters

Youth Disability Advocacy Service (YDAS) is writing a report about the experiences of disabled young people. This report will be our submission to the Disability Royal Commission in Australia. The Disability Royal Commission is a way for the government to look into how disabled people are treated in Australia. They [...]

By |2021-02-21T22:50:09+00:00February 21st, 2021|Events, Policy|Comments Off on Have Your Say During the Disability Royal Commission- Your Voice Matters

Youth Disability Advocacy Service (YDAS) Young Leaders Program 2021 Update

We are looking for 6 disabled young Victorians aged 20 to 25 to help us redesign the program for their age group. Please share the copy below! We will be running 4 more groups of workshops again this year, all online, but two will be for 14-19 year olds and [...]

By |2021-01-29T01:33:51+00:00January 29th, 2021|Events|Comments Off on Youth Disability Advocacy Service (YDAS) Young Leaders Program 2021 Update

The voices of children and young people with disability

The primary purpose of this work was to ensure that children and young people with disabilities in NSW had the opportunity to express their voices, opinions and experiences in line with the principle of participation emphasised in the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), the Convention [...]

By |2021-01-28T00:23:54+00:00January 25th, 2021|Research|Comments Off on The voices of children and young people with disability