In addition to those accessed through the menu above, there are other resources available.
These reports present examples of current practice in youth work, service delivery and other youth-related programs and project.
Interviews with sector experts and young people on topical issues.
Open space webinar materials
The Open space webinar series is a collaboration between ACYS, the Australian Youth Affairs Coalition and the University of Melbourne's Youth Research Centre.
Papers, proceedings and presentations from past conferences in the youth sector.
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The Knwoledge Circle, a resource that provides support to a range of professionals working across a variety of interrelated sectors. Providing information for service providers, researchers and policy-makers, who are encouraged to explore this site and to share their stories about "what works" to keep their children safe and happy. bit.ly/1L4FXba
Out of home care services in the ACT and around Australia are currently facing many challenges including how to respond to rising demand for out of home care places and difficulties in attracting and retaining foster carers. In addition, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people are significantly over represented among care populations and life outcomes for many care leavers continue to be poor. bit.ly/15cAnCq
Protecting students and making it easier to report complaints:
Students, apprentices and employers now have access to the National Training Complaints Hotline. A joint Commonwealth, state and territory government initiative which helps apprentices and students to lodge complaints and serves employers concerned about any aspect of the training system and directs the complaints to relevant authorities. bit.ly/1yPQ50Z
Australia Day provides an opportunity to let people of all nations learn more about the positive contribution young Australians, and an Australian education, makes to the global community. Culminating on 26 January 2015, Australia Day, the Future Chasers: Australian Experiences, Global Impact campaign profiles 19 young decision-makers helping to define the next generation’s success and influence. The campaign will tell the stories of 15 young Australians and four international alumni. bit.ly/15cAnCq