The Newcastle Community & Youth Development Projects work in partnership with young people and those working with them.

The project aims to achieve social equity, to encourage the integration and participation of young people in all aspects of community life and to promote the availability of services and service networking that meets the identified needs of young people.

Newcastle Community & Youth Development Projects is part of RYDON See the Regional Youth Development Officers Network website for more information:

Some recent activities the Newcastle Youth Development Project worker have been involved in:

  • Newcastle Beach High Tide Vibes
  • Youth Homelessness Matters Day
  • Newcastle Youth Week Events
  • Harmony Day
  • Going Home Staying Home Reform Hunter Forums
  • RYDON Conference
  • Lovebites Delivery – High Schools
  • Newcastle Youth Interagency
  • Youth Accommodation Network
  • Combined Youth Interagency
  • Hunter Representative YFoundations
  • Hunter Homelessness Connect Day
  • Arts In Recovery & Youth Arts In Recovery Projects

Training Recently Provided to Youth Sector:

  • Engaging with young people from multicultural and refugee backgrounds -Case Management
  • Mental Health First Aid
  • Practical Skills in Responding to People who Experience Domestic Violence.



  • CYDP-Community & Youth Development Project
  • YDO-Youth Development Officer
Close Panel