Young people

Youth Services logoOur Youth Services team value and promote opportunities for young people aged 12-25 across Ballarat.

Read our Youth Profile.

Our Youth Development team have a range of activities for young people in Ballarat and surrounds:

  • Youth Council - promotes leadership, skill building, social connection and community values
  • FReeZA Program ‘Sonika’- delivers all age music, arts and cultural events
  • Girl Space - a young women’s health and wellbeing, social and recreational program
  • Young Entrepreneurs Program - builds skills around enterprise and business development
  • Youth Collective - connects young people and community youth leadership groups with social and change making opportunities
  • Volunteer Opportunities - through Youth Council and FReeZA programs
  • Youth Awards - an annual event recognising the valuable contribution our young people make to our community
  • Youth Facilitator Training - mentoring opportunities to support skill development and employment
  • Youth led workshops, events and activities - including photography, various art mediums and life skill programs.