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A Message From Our New Chief Executive

It’s hard to believe we’re already halfway through the year – and I am at the end of my first month as Youth Opportunities new Chief Executive. It’s such an honour and a privilege to lead this fantastic organisation, and I am excited about what we can all achieve together, championing our young people and […]

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YO Scholarships: Larry’s Reflection

“You would think that after hours spent on a flight over from the UK, arriving in Adelaide would leave me jet lagged and exhausted. But this was certainly not the case when I found myself at the Youth Opportunities Scholarship presentation evening.  Wow, what an event! Right from the outset, there was a buzz of […]

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In Service To Others

Youth Opportunities has been incredibly fortunate to receive the support of Service Clubs right across South Australia for many years, and their support, like that of all our donors, is vital to our existence. Not only do we share similar values as these wonderful organisations, but the positive outcomes we want to see for young […]

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Your Invite to Term 2 Graduations

Join us for our second round of graduations this year, as we celebrate the incredible achievements of our inspiring students graduating from this term’s Personal Leadership Programs. This term, we have supported over 252 students on 14 programs across 13 schools throughout South Australia. Please see below the full list of graduation dates, times and […]

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Latest News from Youth Opportunities

24 October 2018 /

A Message from Our Chief Executive Friends, This year has been flying by and we’re already into the second week of Term 4, following a successful Term 3 and another round of inspirational graduations. Every term, we never cease to be moved by our amazing graduates and their personal journeys through the program and beyond. Term 3 was certainly […]

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12 October 2018 /

P E R S O N A L  L E A D E R S H I P    “Remind yourself, you’re in the driver’s seat of your own life!”   At Youth Opportunities, we believe it’s your choice! Our founder Peter Marshman once said “You can hope the circumstances and situations will be right […]

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Mental Health Week 5 Day Challenge: Day 4 Goals

 G O A L S  “Nothing changes if nothing changes” Goal Setting, Personal Growth and Having Purpose – how can you get closer to where you want to be? It’s about taking small, decisive steps that move you in a positive direction, bringing you one step closer to being your best possible self.  Be S.M.A.R.T […]

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Mental Health Week 5 Day Challenge: Day 3 Communication

10 October 2018 /

S E L F  T A L K Otherwise known as your ‘inner voice’. Positive Self Talk makes you feel good about yourself and the things that are going on in your life. It’s like having an optimistic voice in your head that always looks on the bright side. Examples: ‘I am doing the best I […]

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Latest News from Youth Opportunities

3 August 2018 /

Message from the Chief Executive Friends, Here we are at the start of Term 3, just over half way through 2018 – and what a year it has been so far. We are on track to graduate over 800 students across at least 56 Personal Leadership Programs this year, which will be a huge increase on […]

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Join us for Term 4 Student Graduations

20 November 2017 /

We are so excited to invite our wonderful supporters to Term 4 Graduations, happening from November 28 – December 8. We have 105 brave young adults graduating from the Personal Leadership Program this term, and we would love for you to join us in celebrating their achievements. Below we have a list of graduation times and locations. If you […]

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