“Every small action starts a chain reaction”
We’re currently looking for any young people aged 12-25yrs 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 3-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 12-25yrs who is:
- Open to hearing the experiences of other young people
- Willing to try something new
- Able to commit to the 3 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?
- Bendigo: 21-23rd Jan 2019. Time: 9.30-4pm each day
- Fitzroy: 22-24th March 2019. Time: Fri (1-6pm), Sat and Sun (9.30 – 4pm)
- Bendigo: March 2019 – details still to come
- Narre Warren: April school holidays - details still to come
- Melton: April School Holidays – details still to come
- More locations to be announced soon!
How do I Sign Up?
For more information or to express your interest email your name and phone number to email@example.com or call and chat with the Young Initiators team on 9340 3700.