Maribyrnong Workers with Young People Network

Maribyrnong Workers with Young People Network is for service providers who work with young people aged 12 to 25 years old in the City of Maribyrnong. It provides a forum for you to:

  • Attend bi-monthly meetings and hear from guest speakers
  • Discuss emerging issues for young people in the municipality
  • Network with diverse service providers in Maribyrnong and beyond
  • Discover and share news and activities via the bi-monthly e-news

Meetings

The network meets every bi-monthly on a Tuesday at Phoenix Youth Centre from 9-11am. Morning tea is provided.

2020 meeting dates

 

2019 past meeting topics

  • Young people and Sex Work
  • Understand Islam and explore the challenges facing young Muslim Australians
  • Young people and Gaming
  • Profiling the Multiple Roles and Responsibilities within our local Police Force
  • Opportunity to consulting on Maribyrnong Council Children, Young People and their families strategies

Maribyrnong-Workers-with-Young-People-Network-2019-Meeting-Schedule.pdf(PDF, 645KB)

Professional development

Where there is strong interest identified around emerging issues for young people, the network will explore and run professional development opportunities to understand these issues in depth to enhance members capacity to address them. These will be scheduled into existing meeting dates in 2020 .


E-Newsletter

Stay informed of what’s on in Maribyrnong for young people through this monthly e-newsletter.

Click here to subscribe to the e-newsletter

Submit your events, opportunities, or news about new research or reports in the youth sector to:  mwwypn@maribyrnong.vic.gov.au

Please submit your information by the 20th of each preceding month to publication.

The 2020 E-letter will be sent out: February/March, April/May, June/July, August/September, October/November, December/January

 

For further information on the Maribyrnong Workers With Young People Network, please contact Phoenix Youth Centre on 03 9091 4700