Manningham Council provides youth services to help our young people develop and grow.

Our services include a wide range of activities and youth services that are offered through the Manningham YMCA, various youth programs such as a volunteer mentor Learner driver program, and a School Focused Youth Services program which supports young people who are at risk.

Council's commitment to young people is documented in the Icon for application/pdf Manningham Youth Policy and Action Plan (853.96 KB).

Manningham Youth Providers Network

The Manningham Youth Providers Network is open to schools and agencies supporting young people in Manningham. There are six meetings per year.

For more information or to be added to the mailing list for this network, please email wendy.ross@manningham.vic.gov.au.

Homework Help

Do you need help with your homework? Could you use the help of professional tutors to get through some of your exams? Would you like free access to the internet and free printing? Not to mention free SNACKS!

Whitehorse Manningham Regional Library offers homework programs for secondary school students.

These programs are free and bookings are not required. For further information:

Lead 2 Sustain

Lead2Sustain is an exciting youth sustainability program aimed at helping and inspiring young people in Manningham to:

  • Reduce their environmental impact
  • Take sustainability action

For more information about these type of programs, please view the School and Youth in the Environment.

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. Learn more.