Youth Team News

Marking 10 years of Low Aromatic Fuel in central Australia

Posted on Oct 26, 2016

Marking 10 years of Low Aromatic Fuel in central Australia

  Press Release Low Aromatic Fuel 10 Years on and Going Strong: a community driven solution that has stood the test of time This month it is 10 years since Opal fuel first rolled into Alice Springs. This happened on the back of a community campaign and with the support of fuel companies, government and many retailers in the region. It has worked well and 10 years on we have reason to celebrate and highlight this good story.   CAYLUS, WYDAC and NPY Women’s Council are proud of our involvement in this campaign and ongoing work with remote communities to support the roll out of the fuel...

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Never Give Up News

Posted on Jun 16, 2016

Never Give Up News is the annual publication of the NPY Women’s Council Youth Program. Check out the latest edition (2015) here…

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Submission into Self-harm and Suicidal Behaviour amongst Young People

Posted on Jan 23, 2015

Submission into Self-harm and Suicidal Behaviour amongst Young People For many years, NPY Women’s Council Directors have been concerned about the level of self-harm and suicide amongst young people in the NPY region and beyond. They are keen to ensure that young people are offered the right support and help when they need it the most. On the 22nd April 2014, the National Children’s Commissioner Megan Mitchell put the call out to organisations and individuals across Australia to provide submissions relating to self-harm and suicidal behaviour amongst young people under the age of 18 years....

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Northern Territory Indigenous Education Review Submission 2014

Posted on Jan 23, 2015

Northern Territory Indigenous Education Review Submission In March 2014, NPY Women’s Council had the opportunity to provide a submission to the Education Minister Honourable Peter Chandler of the Northern Territory Government regarding a review of Indigenous Education in the Northern Territory. NPY Women’s Council Directors believe that education is vital to the development and growth of young people. The organisation acknowledges its role in providing knowledge and personal development in areas that relate to its service delivery and advocacy areas and has identified education and youth...

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Brighter Futures

Posted on Jul 30, 2014

This movie shows young people talking about what is good for them and their families and their community. It gives powerful messages about sharing your troubles with someone, listening to older people and talking to family. Brighter Futures webupload from NPY WC on Vimeo.

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NPY Women’s Council Youth Program Survey – Tell us what you think!

Posted on Mar 27, 2014

NPY Women’s Council Youth Program Survey – Tell us what you think!

NPY Women’s Council Youth Program Survey Tell us what you think!   Do you live or work in the NPY region?   Help us by answering these 5 quick questions and tell us what you think are the important issues facing young people in NPY communities, and what we could do to help.     Click here to take survey      

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