11.9 C
Newcastle
Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Tag: Youth

Demand increases for additional mentor training

An increase in interest by people wishing to undertake mentor training to help the youth of the Hunter region is resulting in the Mentor Support Network (MSN) staging a second course. The organisation...

Youth invited to shred for Maitland skate comp

Skateboarders are being challenged to rip it this month, when Maitland City Council hosts Maitland Shred on Saturday 24 April. Capping off National Youth Week 2021, the inaugural skateboard competition will invite riders...

Cheers to ditching the beers: febfast supporter

Tabitha Acret’s friends are looking forward to her participating in this year’s febfast because it means they’ll have a designated driver for all social events during the month. Removing hidden sugars from her...

Cupcakes and Christmas find youth a creative home

In his dreams, 19-year-old Novocastrian James* wears a superhero cape and mask. Rather than leap off tall buildings though, the former Kotara High School student has visions of feeding people tasty treats. Some are...

Commitment to improving youth employment

City of Newcastle is calling on local organisations to expand opportunities for young people as youth unemployment approaches 20%. Lord Mayor Nuatali Nelmes launched the Greater Newcastle Youth Employment Charter today on behalf...

Grants program to inspire youth

Organisations across the Hunter are being encouraged to apply for a grants program that will provide a boost to youth engagement programs. According to Parliamentary Secretary for the Hunter, Catherine Cusack, the...

Shedding light on youth’s plight

A youth strategy hopes to provide a clearer picture of what life is like for a young person living in Lake Macquarie. Lake Macquarie City Council's 2020-2023 Youth Strategy has outlined a...

Funding for physical and mental health programs

A number of community projects across Lake Macquarie will share more than $270,000 in funding to roll out mental and physical health programs and build new infrastructure. The Tantrum Theatre Cooperative was...
Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news straight to your inbox.

You have Successfully Subscribed!