Parents and Caregivers

Tumby Bay Graduation: A Reflection

Speaking with Youth Opportunities Trainer, Chelsea, you can tell that her passion for young people, and her community, is overflowing. We were fortunate enough to catch up with Chelsea, who previously trained with Youth Opportunities, to get her thoughts on her experience in delivering the Personal Leadership Program during Term 3 in Tumby Bay. “This […]

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YO Team: City-Bay Fun Run 2019

The Youth Opportunities team, in this year’s Westpac City-Bay Fun Run, probably best aligned itself with one of our Personal Leadership Program concepts – Decide to Grow! From our CEO, Erin, who, not only threw herself into the challenge of running 12km, but also a fundraising target which – if reached – would see her […]

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Your Invitation to Term 3 Graduations

Across South Australia, this term we have supported over 257 students in 15 programs across 15 schools 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 would like to join us, please RSVP to grads@youthopps.com.au with your details and the name […]

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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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A Farewell from Peter Carey

Friends, It has been a great pleasure to lead Youth Opportunities over the last five years and I’m immensely proud to have been a part of our many team achievements, such as the launch of our scholarships; Thrive, the online program, and Project 360 including resources for teachers and parents. During this time, our Personal […]

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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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Join Team YO for the City to Bay 2019!

Fitness or Fun, what’s your reason to run? Will you join Team YO! and run or walk the City-Bay on Sunday September 15th to support young people in South Australia who are experiencing disadvantage? Our Chief Executive, Erin Faehrmann, will be there on the day completing the 12km and would love you to join in […]

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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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On The Path To Success … Jadzia Starts University After Scholarship Win

“I will be the first in my family to attend University, and because of the Youth Opportunities program I feel much better prepared for the work that is needed to also complete my degree.” Thankfully, the journey for Jadzia Munday to complete her University aspirations has been made easier after winning a scholarship, thanks to […]

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Your Invite to Term 1 Graduations

Join us for our first round of graduations for 2019 and help us celebrate the incredible achievements of our inspiring students graduating from this term’s Personal Leadership Programs. Please see below a full list of graduation times and locations. Should you wish to join us, simply drop us a RSVP at grads@youthopps.com.au or call us on […]

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