Our Gippsland team, based in Morwell, plays a crucial role in representing and advocating for the interests and needs of multicultural young people in Gippsland, as well as providing in-school support and secondary consultations
The team supports young people to feel connected to their local community by strengthening participation in school, work and family, by running a variety of youth-led social and recreational activities, student support group sessions, and school holiday programs.
Youth Advisory Group (apply now)
The YAG provides an opportunity for young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds to have input into CMY’s work, including program development and speaking on issues that should be at the forefront. We are now recruiting new members for our Gippsland YAG. Find out more about YAG and how to apply.
Multicultural Soccer Program
Together with Latrobe Streetgames we run a weekly Multicultural Soccer Program, along with other sports sessions designed to engage young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds, in various locations throughout the Gippsland region. Contact our team for more info.
Our team can run weekly sessions in schools focused on breaking down barriers, increasing social inclusion, addressing bullying issues, cultural competency and awareness raising of issues facing young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds in Gippsland. Contact our team for more info.