Youth Experiences

“The lack of data to show where multicultural young people are at and how to best advocate for them was what spurned this research on,” said Soo-Lin Quek, CMY’s Manager and MC for this historic launch... Read More
01/02/19
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Australia’s young people are more mobile and culturally diverse than ever before. While this brings many advantages, multicultural young people face challenges that are not well understood by the comm... Read More
31/01/19
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This report presents the findings from the first phase of an ongoing research project titled Intergenerational Perspectives on the Criminalization of Young People from the South Sudanese Community in... Read More
31/10/18
23-year-old Beza Bayew is a proud Ethiopian Australian who plans “to work in health services and help people.” A student of Psychology, Beza is a volunteer care-giver for people with disability. Beza... Read More
29/08/18
Last month, CMY was proud to be part of Rock the Block Culture Fest, a youth-led cultural festival that celebrated Ballarat’s rich cultural diversity. Hundreds of attendees gathered at Federation Univ... Read More
19/04/18
Young people are at the centre of what we do here at CMY. What we learn from them helps us to develop stronger communities, support other service providers, and lead positive change at local, state an... Read More
18/01/18
Eleven participants, of Iraqi, Syrian and Ethiopian backgrounds, from CMY's Youth Transitions Support Pilot Program enjoyed a day of surf, sand, sea and lifesaving skills at Altona Beach yesterday. Th... Read More
12/01/18
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About Be Seen, Be Heard! - Using social media for positive change The Centre for Multicultural Youth is to run a four-day training program in March 2018, focusing on using social media for positive ch... Read More
09/01/18
The NYSF is an evidence-based guide to understand and respond to the needs of youngpeople in their settlement journey. The framework can inform policy, program developmentand service delivery across g... Read More
05/01/18