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NEW WORKER – CALITA GREGG

By |2021-10-12T10:49:52+11:00October 12th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

Name: Calita Gregg YFCC Service Area: Youth Pathways Program What do you like about your role? That I’ll be able to work alongside young people within our community who get to grow and become the person who they dream to be! A bit about you: I love gardening, snacks, indoor plants and sunshine 😊.  I spend [...]

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CHILD SAFE

By |2021-08-23T11:26:14+10:00August 16th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

As an organisation that offers a variety of services and programs to young people and children, we pride ourselves on making every possible effort to ensure young people and children are aware of their rights and feel safe when accessing our services. As part of a recent client feedback survey we conducted, it was clear that [...]

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THERAPEUTIC GROUPWORK AT YFCC

By |2021-08-23T11:16:49+10:00August 16th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

Services offered to clients of our Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs Service (ATODS) include a number of peer support groups that are facilitated by our counsellors and provide the opportunity for people with a lived experience of substance misuse to share the challenges and successes of their journey. Many clients report that being able to share [...]

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NATIONAL CHILD PROTECTION WEEK – 5-11 SEPTEMBER 2021

By |2021-08-16T11:22:13+10:00August 16th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

          National Child Protection Week: 5-11 September 2021 Our pledge: YFCC pledge to support parents, families and communities with keeping children safe, while promoting the importance of children’s safety and wellbeing. National Child Protection Week is an annual event starting on the first Sunday of September. This year's theme "Every child, in [...]

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HELPING YOUNG FAMILIES (HYF)

By |2021-08-23T11:23:55+10:00August 16th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

Helping Young Families (HYF) is one of the services offered by YFCC’s Family Support Team. HYF is a voluntary service that offers assistance to families through parenting support, community connections, social participation, advocacy, and referral to other service providers. HYF is funded by Catholic Care through the Communities for Children program which is funded by the [...]

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INSPIRING YOUTH AWARDS 2021 – NOMINATIONS OPEN

By |2021-08-16T11:12:50+10:00August 16th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

Inspiring Youth Awards – nominations open! We are excited to announce we are now accepting nominations for the 2021 Inspiring Youth Awards! The awards are for young people (anyone turning 13-20yrs in 2021) from right across North West Tasmania and aim to recognise and celebrate the many and varied positive contributions young people make to our [...]

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HOMELESSNESS WEEK LUNCHEON 2021

By |2021-08-23T11:12:40+10:00August 16th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

YFCC once again hosted a luncheon event in early August to mark Homelessness Week. Over 50 guests attended the luncheon held at the Argosy Hotel in East Devonport. Guests included Felix Ellis MP, CEO of Shelter Tas Pattie Chugg, Shane Broad MP, Leonie Hiscutt MLC, Devonport Deputy Mayor Alison Jarman and a wide range of community [...]

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NEW WORKER – NATALIE ZENDER

By |2021-08-23T11:38:56+10:00August 16th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

Name: Natalie ''Nat'' Zender YFCC Service Area: Family Support Team Leader What do you like about your role? It has only been a few weeks since I commenced working in the role, backfilling the incredibly talented shoes of Lindsay! So far I can say I am enjoying the challenge of learning a whole new role as [...]

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FindHelpTAS

By |2021-08-09T15:21:23+10:00August 9th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

The new and improved FindHelpTAS has launched! FindHelpTAS is a free online directory of community services for all Tasmanians. You can find advice, counselling, support groups, food relief, local community activities and everything in between — online, over the phone or face-to-face. There are over 900 programs listed from more than 400 community service organisations. See [...]

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