Thursday, 9 May 2013

Time to register for the Tasmanian Youth Conference!

Contact: Tasmanian Youth Conference

Intended Audience: All schools

TYC is only three weeks away and it is time to register to attend. Register online

We have planned a massive conference program with sessions for the sector, sessions for young people, and sessions for young people/sector together.

Attached are the program highlights including Asta, Mo O’Maera, Holly Barnewell, Youth Disability Advocacy Service and Barry Collis’ DocuDrama.

The program will be out later this week and includes sessions on:

·        Financial literacy

·        Engaging young people online

·        Mental Health tools for young people

·        Fetal Alcohol

·        STIs

·        Youth Ethics in Practice

·        Education policy and the impact on disadvantaged young people

·        Youth justice policy

·        Young parents

·        Relationships education

·        Settlement challenges for young CALD youth

·        Suicide prevention

·        The professionalization of youth work

·        Binge drinking

·        Anti-social behaviour policy development

·        LGBTI young people

·        Engaging the iGeneration

·        Meaningful youth participation

·        Young carers

·        Disability policy and advocacy

·        Body image

And more....

Part of the program also includes an OpShop Ball on the evening of 29 May, which features music, an evening meal and the opportunity to get to know fellow conference attendees.

For more information on TYC and for frequently asked questions visit the website.