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Justice at last for 17 years olds……….

Finally……..the day has dawned 17 Year Olds to be included in the youth justice system

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On the Flipside

YAC has launched a new website – On the Flipside – an online resource which is intended to be both inspirational and aspirational. Based on a series of postcard-like pages, the highly visual site features everyday people and some more well-known faces who  talk about the challenges they faced as a young person, where they […]

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All you wanted to know about YAC…..

YAC’s latest annual report is now available – it tells you what we do, why we do it, who we help and what outcomes we can achieve.  Our 2016 Annual Report

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Laying Down the Law – Youth Worker Training

YAC has “Laying Down the Law” 2 day youth worker training workshops available for group bookings please call the office and ask to speak with Katrina Jefferson our Community Legal Education Officer. Alternatively for more information about the training please contact admin@yac.net.au  

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Talk it Up – Young Parents and Child Protection Advocacy Workshops

The Youth Advocacy Centre has previously worked with: Young Parents Program Brisbane Youth Service – Centre for Young Families Brisbane Youth Service – Centre for Young Women CREATE Foundation This project was to: Educate young parents about the child protection system; Develop advocacy skill;s and Create a resource which will help young parents in advocating their […]

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Laying Down the Criminal Law 3rd Edition

The Youth Advocacy Centre (YAC) has published a 3rd edition of “Laying Down the Criminal Law”. Laying down the Criminal Law is a handbook for youth workers and is an essential resource for anyone working with young people, not just those who have studied social science or social work. Written and produced by the Youth Advocacy Centre, […]

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