"Every small action starts a chain reaction”
We’re currently looking for any young people aged 12-25 years living in Victoria to attend workshops delivered across the state to help initiate change in the community.
Young Initiators uses experiential activities, group discussions, social media and self-reflection to explore leadership, diversity, values, empathy and different ideas about community.
Graduates of the three-day workshops will have the opportunity to apply for a paid position on a youth-led project team to make a positive change in the community.
All participants of Young Initiators will be able to connect through a social media campaign and a state-wide unconference in April 2020.
What is it?
- Three-day workshops held in different locations around Victoria
- Youth-led projects
- State-wide unconference
- Social media campaign
Who can be involved?
Any young person living in Victoria aged between 12-25 years who is:
- Open to hearing the experiences of other young people
- Willing to try something new
- Able to commit to the three day workshop.
Why do it?
- Explore how the concepts of values, diversity and participation build community
- Develop skills in leadership, self reflection, social media and innovation
- Meet and connect with other young people from different backgrounds and experiences from across the state
- Opportunity to apply for a paid position on a youth-led project team
- And of course, eat good food, have fun and start a chain reaction!
When and Where?
- June, Tarneit
- July 8-9, 10 am to 5 pm, Central Park Community Centre, 80 Lonsdale Circuit, Hoppers Crossing VIC 3029
- July, Ballarat
- August, Werribee
- New locations to be announced!
Sign up for a workshop
For more information, email your name and phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org or call and chat with the Young Initiators team on (03) 9340 3700.