Local Youth Opportunities, Events, Volunteering and Information

The Youth Development Officer (YDO) is currently working over the Southern Fleurieu region and is in the position at 4 days per week Monday – Thursday.

The YDO works with many committees and youth networks at both a regional and on a State level, including coordinating The Southern Fleurieu Youth Network, The Youth Forum, YAC, Wet Paint and participating in The Mental Health and Wellbeing Group,  The Housing Round Table, Youth Affairs Council of SA and the Local Government Youth Development Network and many other youth organisations and projects.

For more information on any of these issues or what is listed below please contact Lucretia Sperring lsperring@victor.sa.gov.au or call on 08 8551 0506.

https://www.facebook.com/yac.southernfleurieu – Southern Fleurieu Youth Advisory Committee. A great way of participating in your community and having an input into your local council.

http://www.victor.sa.gov.au/youth – See what is going on in your the Victor Harbor Council area and how to get involved

https://www.alexandrina.sa.gov.au/page.aspx?u=2232 – Check out what is happening in the Alexandrina Council area

http://www.bluelightsa.com.au/ – Blue Light provides young people with entertainment and activities in an environment free from alcohol, drugs, smoking and violence

http://anglicaresa.com.au/young-people/ – support for parenting, youth, foster care, financial, new arrivals, aboriginal services, disability, emergency assistance, homelessness and aged care.

https://www.yacsa.com.au/ – The Youth Affairs Council of SA – The peak body representing young people and the youth Sector in South Australia

https://www.smashedav.com.au/ – A site for young people and politics in South Australia.

Volunteering

http://www.volunteeringsa.org.au/ – Volunteering opportunities

Recreation

http://www.carclew.com.au/ – South Australia’s only multi-art form and cultural organisation dedicated to artistic outcomes by and for young people

http://www.sa.ymca.org.au – YMCA for South Australia

http://www.ors.sa.gov.au/ – The Government of South Australia, Office for Recreation and Sport

http://www.sportsvouchers.sa.gov.au/ – Sports Vouchers information for parents, sports providers and club registration.

www.playbytherules.net.au – making sport safe, fair and inclusive. Online training courses, downloadable resources for clubs, complaint handling and conduct and behaviour information.

Government Youth

http://www.youth.gov.au/ – The central hub of government information for young people.

http://www.officeforyouth.sa.gov.au –  The Government of South Australia, Office for Youth