Lifeline Training Opportunities

Are You Aboriginal and Looking to Start a Business?

The NSW Indigenous Chamber of Commerce (NSWICC) and the Sydney Aboriginal Enterprise Development Officer (AEDO) Program are hosting a series of information sessions for Aboriginal People and Communities seeking to establish a business or progress a business idea.

The Federal Government Announces a $110m Package Targeting Youth Anxiety and Depression

The federal government has announced a $110m package targeting youth anxiety and depression, including $46m in funding to a beyondblue program to teach students about good mental health in early learning, primary and secondary schools.

Online and phone support services including Kids Helpline and ReachOut will share an extra $1.8m in funding over two years, while $13.5m has been allocated to the Orygen National Centre of Excellence in Youth MentalĀ Health.

Media Release-Domestic Violence Laws Commence Soon

Tenants trapped in violent relationships will be protected by new renting reforms, which come into effect on 28 February 2019.

Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean announced the date which would allow victims of domestic violence to immediately end their tenancy without financial penalty.

Our Local Website Launching soon

During consultations held across NSW, children and young people from a diverse range of backgrounds, interests and experiences expressed the need to have easy access to opportunities, activities, services and events.

For this reason, NSW Government has responded to the needs of children and young people by working together to develop Our Local to bring this information into one, easily accessible place. Due to launch soon.

Follow the link for more information.

Youth Health Forum

Youth Health Forum is a series of community health education seminars which provide regular opportunities for hospital, community-based workers and education professionals, young people and their families to meet, update knowledge and skills, exchange information and strengthen the youth health network, in order to provide the best possible support for young people in NSW.

Follow this link for the 2019 Themes and dates.

Upcoming Events

The 2019 Their Futures Matter Conference

The 2019 Their Futures Matter Conference will share new and thought-provoking insights into a future service system that will deliver improved outcomes for vulnerable children, young people, and families. Read more

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Upcoming Meetings


Cessnock Youth Interagency Meetings

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Cessnock Youth Interagency (CYI) is a network open to all Youth Services and Youth related organisations across the Cessnock Local Government and the Hunter Region. The network also welcomes young people!


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