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Advocacy Tasmania

By |2021-03-30T13:43:47+11:00March 30th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

We’re here to help you have your say. We listen, we support, and we help to empower you to get what you need to live the life that you want and deserve. We can provide support to young adults who access the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). One of our advocates recently helped a young adult [...]

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COMMUNITY VOICES PROJECT

By |2021-04-26T14:36:58+10:00March 30th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Community Voices Project has been a partnership between YFCC, WISE Employment and Creativity Australia. After what has been a wonderful 2 years providing support for our local youth, the project finished up on the 31st of March. The project aim was to assist young people with opportunities to re-engage in education, training and employment. Attendance [...]

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TRANSITIONAL ACCOMMODATION SUPPORT SERVICES (TASS) CLIENT STORY

By |2021-04-26T14:31:53+10:00March 30th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

A client was referred to TASS in late 2018. They were a full time High School student who requested support to obtain independent accommodation predominately to be able to work more hours and apply for apprenticeships. They had no other family in Tasmania. During their engagement with TASS their situation changed significantly. They were very motivated [...]

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DEN

By |2021-02-22T13:36:52+11:00February 22nd, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

DEN has a training opportunity for community services students, new entrants to the community service sector, and for organisation support roles who have contact with people experiencing negative impacts from alcohol or other drugs. The Brief Intervention Scaffold workshop is an interactive, evidence-based opportunity to build knowledge and skills for short brief interventions based on the [...]

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SCHOOL HOLIDAY REPORT

By |2021-02-16T10:08:56+11:00February 16th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

During our 2021 January summer school holidays, we were excited to run a selection of 12 free activities for young people aged 12 and up in both Burnie and Devonport. Young NW Tasmanians were able to choose from a plethora of activities including surf lessons with the Coast Rider Surf School, skating lessons with the Drop [...]

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Working it out

By |2021-02-22T15:31:08+11:00February 15th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

SignPost is Working It Out’s website and mobile app directory of LGBTIQ+ inclusive businesses and services in Tasmania. Currently we have funding from Devonport City Council’s community grants program to increase the number of listings in Devonport under our Making Inclusion Stick project. I’m Zac, the project officer for Making Inclusion Stick. I am a young [...]

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headspace

By |2021-02-15T15:24:07+11:00February 15th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

headspace Devonport has expanded and headspace Burnie is now open! What is headspace? headspace Centres act as a one-stop-shop for young people who need help with mental health, physical health (including sexual health), alcohol and other drugs or work and study support. Our centres are designed not just for young people, but with them, to ensure they are [...]

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TasCOSS

By |2021-02-22T15:35:17+11:00February 15th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

We have a Young People section on FindHelpTAS: https://www.findhelptas.org.au/programs/?p_cat=young-people

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NEW WORKER – ROSALIND CROWDEN

By |2021-02-16T10:03:39+11:00February 15th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

Name: Roz Crowden YFCC Service Area: Project Worker for Survival Strategies in the Kitchen Length of time with YFCC: Nearly 3 weeks What do you like about your role? So far I have met some awesome people who have been really welcoming and helping me settle in. I’m really looking forward to helping people feel confident [...]

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TasCOSS

By |2021-02-22T15:34:03+11:00February 9th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

Change Your Impact 2021 Looking for an opportunity to learn the ropes on how to be an effective leader in the workplace? Change Your Impact is an experiential leadership course which provides you with wrap-around support to grow as a leader. Now running for the third consecutive year, the course is designed to introduce you to strategic thinking [...]

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