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NATIONAL YOUTH WEEK REPORT 2019

By | 2019-04-16T09:03:10+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Youth Week kicked off on Wednesday 10th April with the Wynyard Youth Festival & Job Expo. The Youth Festival & Job Expo was held at C3 Church in Wynyard and approx. 200 students from Wynyard High School & Yolla District High School were in attendance. YFCC partnered with Waratah-Wynyard Council and Rural Health to plan, organise [...]

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YFCC BOARD RECRUITMENT – YOUNG PERSON

By | 2019-04-16T09:40:10+00:00 April 15th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Are you a young person who is interested in your community and community services? Are you aged between 18 and 24 years old? Would you like to gain experience and skills that will assist you with your career? Youth, Family and Community Connections is a non profit organisation providing a range of support to youth, individuals [...]

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POSITION VACANT – Clinical Supervision & Service Improvement Officer

By | 2019-04-15T11:32:58+00:00 April 15th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Clinical Supervision and Service Improvement Officer Part-time for 12 months (with an opportunity for continuation) Youth, Family & Community Connections Inc. is a local Not-For-Profit Community Organisation that provides a range of health and wellbeing services to young people, families and communities throughout the North West Coast of Tasmania. Based in our offices in Devonport and [...]

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HELP FILM FESTIVAL 2019

By | 2019-04-15T11:20:49+00:00 April 15th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

The 2019 HELP Film Festival is NOW OPEN! YFCC’s HELP Film Festival is back for another year. The 2019 Film Festival theme is “Pay it Forward”. We are asking young people aged 12 to 25 to explore the theme of Pay It Forward and capture the impact of how one small good deed can have a [...]

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Share the Dignity Pinkbox – The Junction – 64 Stewart Street Devonport

By | 2019-04-09T10:04:44+00:00 April 9th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Every month, up to 36,500 Australian women and girls face the hardship, danger and emotional anxiety of being homeless, as well as the discomfort and lack of dignity that comes with having their period whilst struggling to afford menstrual hygiene products. Share the Dignity has developed the revolutionary Dignity Vending Machine (also known as #Pinkbox) in [...]

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NEW TEAM MEMBER – LISA BRITT

By | 2019-04-16T09:06:26+00:00 April 9th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Lisa started with YFCC in February  this year. She is a Youth worker running the Arvos & School Holiday Programs in both Devonport and Burnie. Lisa decided after nine years of working in aged care she needed a change and thought she would try working with a completely different age group. Lisa grew up on a farm here [...]

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STAFF PROFILE – TENILLE BOLTON

By | 2019-04-02T12:59:38+00:00 April 2nd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Name: Tenille Bolton YFCC Service Area: Admin - Executive Assistant Location: Devonport Length of time working with YFCC: 10 years (During this time I have worked in Admin/NSP, Crisis Accommodation, Family Support, had two children and now in my current role of Executive Assistant). What you like about your role: I enjoy the different aspects of my [...]

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INTEGRATED FAMILY SUPPORT TEAM LEADER – LINDSAY HODGKINSON

By | 2019-04-02T12:51:01+00:00 April 2nd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Name: Lindsay Hodgkinson YFCC Service Area: Integrated Family Support Service (IFSS) Location: The Junction (64 Stewart Street, Devonport) Length of time working with YFCC: Previous 5 ½ years; recently returned What you like about your role: I am sure there will be many things that I like about my role. As I have only been in the role for 3 days [...]

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My Choice App Launch

By | 2019-04-02T12:11:52+00:00 April 2nd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

 We have Lift off!!!! Launch of My Choice App for Youth, Parents & Families On Thursday February 14 2019, National Condom Day, we launched Family Planning Tasmania’s new sexual health App My Choice. The launch took place at YFCC youth centre “the Junction” and was supported by Hon. Ruth Forrest, MLC, members of the LARC4U reference [...]

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Mission Australia Employment

By | 2019-04-02T12:01:10+00:00 April 2nd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

We are very excited to share with you all that Mission Australia will be now offering our employment supports in Ulverstone! As of Tuesday April the 2nd, we will be directly supporting local jobseekers within the Ulverstone area and surrounds. Being based out of the Ulverstone Community House, our employment staff will be looking to support [...]

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