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 Vicki

Vicki is our Coordinator of Youth Services and Partnerships.

Some of the things Vicki 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.

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

Resources and Facility

Meet Leanne 

Leanne is our Team Leader for Resources and Facility, and can chat to you about:

  • Bookings at the Phoenix Youth Hub
  • Website/Social media
  • General enquiries.

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

Meet Rani

Rani is also our Team Leader for Resources and Facility.  You can contact Rani in relation to:

  • Bookings at the Phoenix Youth Hub
  • Website/Social media
  • General enquiries.

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

Meet Caitlyn

Caitlyn is our Learner Driver Project Officer.  You can speak with Caitlyn to find out more about:

  • L2P Learner Driver Mentor Program

Caitlyn's preferred pronouns are She/Her and she is available Tuesdays and Thursdays.


Youth Outreach and Social Support

Meet Chris

Chris is our Team Leader Counselling and Outreach Support, and can chat to you about:

  • 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 Tania

Tania is our Youth Outreach Officer.  You can speak with Tania to find out more about:

  • Beyond the Books at Braybrook Library
  • Young Women's Program.

Tania's preferred pronouns are She/Her and she is available Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays.

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.

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 Fridays only.


Youth Engagement and Planning

Meet Bree

Bree is our acting Team Leader of Youth Engagement and Planning 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.
  • Phoenix Galler
  • Phoenix Arts Studio
  • Arts programs and workshops.

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

Meet Gabby

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

  • Maribyrnong Youth Advisory Committee
  • Changmakers Conference
  • School Holiday Program.

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

Meet Najib

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

  • Phoenix Production - FReeZA
  • Maribyrnong Youth Advisory Committee

Najib's preferred pronouns are He/Him and she is available Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays