Wyndham City Youth Services is committed to ensuring that all young people have the opportunity to participate and engage in the social, economic and cultural life of the city.
Council also aims to ensure that all young people have access to and benefit from a range of educational, social, cultural, recreational activities and facilities. Council works actively with young people, schools, universities and community organisations.
Wyndham’s overall vision for its youth population is to “value young people as vital contributors to community life, providing the opportunities and support that will enable them to realise their full potential as individuals and as active members of the Wyndham community”.
Young people are engaged, empowered, connected members of the Wyndham community; they have access to a full range of education, employment and recreation opportunities.
We will lead the way within the sector to liaise, partner, collaborate, coordinate and advocate to create safe, engaging, entertaining, accessible, innovative, inspiring, encouraging and social opportunities and environments for young people.
We are sensitive to diversity and adversity.
Youth Services passionate, professional and skilled staff will continue to develop, improve and deliver a range of quality, value for money programs, events and general mental health awareness and educational workshops and information towards young people and families in the Wyndham community.
The Youth Services Unit will work in partnership with young people, their families, community members and service providers to create communities and infrastructure which is welcoming, respectful inclusive, supportive and safe for young people. We will work within the principles of social justice to advocate for, and empower young people to develop positive pathways for their future.
Wyndham Youth Services values are unpinned by Council’s values;
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