Support for young people in Manningham
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Who can access these services?
Young people and their families aged 12 to 25 years who live, work, study in the Manningham area.
When are services available?
Services can be accessed between 9.00am to 5.00pm on Monday to Friday. Please contact email@example.com
For more information or to speak to someone please call us on 9840 9333
Manningham Youth Services (MYS) offers a community-inclusive youth service that aims to improve the health and well-being of all young people who live, work, study or are otherwise connected to the Manningham municipality.
Delivered by Eastern Access Community Health (EACH), MYS engages with young people to help build skills, qualities and capabilities to create more sound pathways for a brighter and more optimistic future.
MYS provides the following supports for young people:
- Consultations with a youth worker to provide guidance, support, advice and access to opportunities within the local area
- In-school mentoring, leadership and social support programs
- Support for international students
- Youth Advisory Council
- Mental Health Awareness Education Program
- Youth events
MYS also provides advice, support and assistance to the following groups who engage with young people:
- Parents and caregivers
- Educational professionals
- Community service providers
- Community recreational providers
- Local businesses
Some of our other support programs include:
- L2P learner driver mentor program
This is a free, community-based volunteer program helping young learner drivers under 21 with a current learners permit but without access to a vehicle or supervising driver, to achieve the mandatory 120 driving hours to obtain a probationary licence. For more information, contact us on 9840 9333.
- Manningham Youth Providers Network
Open to schools and agencies supporting young people in Manningham. For more information, contact us on 9840 9333.
- School focused youth service
A state-wide initiative, this program aims to assist schools and community agencies in developing partnerships to enhance relationships supporting young people at risk. For more information, contact us on 9840 9333.