Maribyrnong Youth Services @ Phoenix Youth Hub

Overview

The Maribyrnong Youth Services team (the Team) is based at Phoenix Youth Hub and we provide services for young people in the City of Maribyrnong.

The 2014-18 Maribyrnong Strategy for Young People and Action Plan is what guides our work in providing high quality, relevant services to young people in the municipality.  You can download a copy of the Strategy and view our annual report cards below.

We are a small dynamic group of industry savvy professionals who are committed to ensuring that young people continue to have a voice throughout Council and we aim to influence policy and decision making to achieve the best possible outcomes for young people.

Youth Services and Partnerships

Meet Leanne

Leanne is our acting Coordinator of Youth Services and Partnerships.

Some of the things Leanne can chat to you about are:

  • Maribyrnong Strategy for Young People 2014-2018
  • Maribyrnong Alliance for Young People
  • Partnerships and collaborations
  • Student and employment opportunities.

Leanne's preferred pronouns are She/Her and she is available from Monday to Friday.

Resources and Facility

Meet Kate

Kate is our Youth Administration Trainee, and can chat to you about:

  • Bookings at the Phoenix Youth Hub
  • Band Memberships at Phoenix Youth Hub
  • General enquiries.

Kate's preferred pronouns are She/Her and she is available from Monday to Friday.

Meet Jess

Jess is our Youth Administration Project Officer.  You can contact Jess in relation to:

  • Maribyrnong Youth Directory
  • General administrative enquires.

Jess' preferred pronouns are She/Her and she is available on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Meet Candice

Candice is our Happy Young Parenting Program Officer who is always on hand to chat about the happy young parenting program.

Candice's preferred pronouns are She/Her and she is available on Tuesdays only.

Youth Outreach and Social Support

Meet Chris

Chris is our Team Leader Counselling and Outreach Support.  You can contact Chris for things such as:

  • Counselling
  • Sexual health and healthy relationships programs
  • School education programs.

Chris' preferred pronouns are He/Him and he is available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

Meet Daniela

Daniela is our Youth Outreach Worker and Learner Driver Project Officer.  You can speak with Leanne to find out more about:

  • L2P Learner Driver Mentor Program
  • Beyond the Books at Braybrook Library
  • Young Women's Program.

Daniela's preferred pronouns are She/Her and she is available from Monday to Friday.

Meet Dylan

Dylan is our Youth Outreach and Raw Elements Facilitator and he can help out with things like:

  • Raw Elements Hip Hop program
  • Big Bang Sport and Rec program
  • Sports Tournaments.

Dylan's preferred pronouns are He/Him and he is available from Monday to Friday.

Youth Engagement and Planning

Meet Bree

Bree is our acting Team Leader and is on hand to chat to you about things like:

  • Maribyrnong Workers with Young People Network
  • Maribyrnong Youth Employment Network
  • Maribyrnong Youth Arts Network.

Bree's preferred pronouns are She/Her and she is available from Monday to Friday.

Meet Khaled

Khaled is our Youth Engagement Officer who is always happy to talk to you about things such as:

  • Maribyrnong Youth Advisory Committee
  • Job Club/ Work Ready program
  • Changmakers Conference
  • School Holiday Program.

Khaled's preferred pronouns are He/Him and he is available from Monday to Friday.

Meet Amanda

Amanda is our Youth Development Officer – Arts who is only too happy to talk about things like:

  • Phoenix Gallery
  • Phoenix Arts Studio
  • Arts programs and workshops.

Amanda's preferred pronouns are She/Her and she is available on Tuesdays, every second Wednesday and Fridays.

Meet Maggie

Maggie is our Youth Development Officer – Events and can provide information on things such as:

  • Maribyrnong Freeza Program
  • Air Lift Ensemble.

Maggie's preferred pronouns are She/Her and she is available on Tuesdays, every second Wednesday and Thursdays.