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SUMMER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS PROGRAM REPORT 

By |2020-02-11T09:56:49+11:00February 11th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

The school holiday program for this summer ran from 16th – 28th January. We started out at Mini golf in Devonport and several of the young people proved themselves to be keen golfers in the making and taking several of our staff to task! Our next outing took the group to the Tas Water pumping station [...]

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NEW TEAM MEMBER – KIM GAWNE

By |2020-02-11T09:50:20+11:00February 11th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

I have just started as a Crisis Accommodation Youth Worker in both Burnie and Devonport. I really enjoy being a Youth Worker. It is satisfying to see young people move forward and make positive life choices. My role at CASS compliments my 'day job' at Hellyer College where I support young people with all aspects of [...]

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Clinical Supervision and Service Improvement Officer

By |2020-01-28T12:42:38+11:00January 28th, 2020|Categories: Job Position|

Clinical Supervision and Service Improvement Officer Part-time for 12 months (with an opportunity for continuation) Due to the current CSSI leaving Youth, Family and Community Connections (YFCC) to take up a research role, YFCC has a vacancy for this important role within the organisation. The position is initially a 12-month contract with the potential for [...]

COMMUNITY VOICES UPDATE

By |2019-12-16T14:32:21+11:00December 16th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Community Voices will see a staff change in the new year. Karina Cowling is moving on into another YFCC program and we will welcome Bianca Taylor to our project. Karina and her counterpart at WISE Employment, Allana Bugge, have done a power of work in getting the project up and running and we wish Karina well [...]

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FIT FOR WORK PROGRAM

By |2019-12-16T12:44:06+11:00December 16th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

YFCC has been successful in securing funding through the Tasmanian Community Fund to deliver a new YFCC program, Fit For Work, in the Devonport region. The program will work with local Job Services agencies to identify young jobseekers (aged between 16 and 25 years) who need additional supports to enter the workforce. A full time project [...]

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NEW TEAM MEMBER – OLIVIA KING

By |2019-12-09T13:46:18+11:00December 9th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

I have just started as a Youth Worker in both Burnie and Devonport running the Arvo's programs at the junctions. I am excited about working with young people, being involved in fun activities with them, and maintaining a safe space for them to hang out. I recently graduated from UTAS with my Social Work degree and [...]

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SUMMER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS PROGRAM 

By |2019-12-23T08:48:42+11:00December 9th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

We have a range of exciting School holiday programs running through the Summer Holidays! These include; Mini Golf Road Trip - Stanley Waterslide and BBQ in Ulverstone Please remember - bookings are essential and all activities are at no cost to participants ages 12+.

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CHRISTMAS RECIPE – SHORTBREAD

By |2019-12-02T15:13:23+11:00December 2nd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

3 Ingredient Shortbread Recipe Ingredients 250 g butter, softened ½ cup caster sugar 3 cups plain flour Method Preheat your oven to 160°C and line 2 trays with baking paper. Place the butter and sugar into the bowl of an electric mixer and mix on a medium speed for 5-7 minutes or until the mixture is [...]

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NEW TEAM MEMBER – JONATHAN COWEN

By |2019-12-23T08:52:06+11:00December 2nd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

I have only been in the Burnie Health Promotions role a few weeks now but I am loving the diversity of the role and being able to work with young people in both group and individual settings. The highlight so far however has been being part of a joint wildlife rescue on the way back from [...]

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