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POSTPONED - Change Makers - Standing Up Against Racism

Greater Dandenong City Council is committed to protecting the health and safety of staff, members of the community, and all other visitors from the risks of COVID-19. This event has been postponed as part the current advice from the Victorian Department of Health. Please visit the COVID Corner - Community Information Centre page for further Coronavirus (COVID-19) information and support. 

Are you passionate about addressing racism and discrimination? Do you want to help build an inclusive and welcoming community here in Greater Dandenong? 

Join Youth and Family Services for our new Change Makers program - Standing Up Against Racism. 

There are two opportunities to get involved: 

POSTPONED - Change Makers Youth Forum

Attend the upcoming Change Makers Youth Forum to help inform the new national anti-racism framework. 

Date: Wednesday 2 June 2021 

Time: 5pm - 7pm

Venue: Dandenong Civic Centre, 225 Lonsdale Street Dandenong 

Change Makers Project Group

Work with like-minded young people to develop and deliver a local campaign addressing racism. You will have the opportunity to develop leadership and advocacy skills and help drive change in your local community. 

Date: During term 3

Time: 4.30pm - 6.30pm

Venue: Youth and Family Services, 39 Clow St Dandenong 3175 

Young people may opt to participate in either or both parts of the Change Makers project. 

This opportunity is open to young people aged 16-25 years who have a connection to the City of Greater Dandenong (live, work, study or play). We want to hear from young people from a range of cultural backgrounds. 

All COVIDSafe Guidelines will be fully met to ensure public safety for this program. 

How can I get involved?

Registration is essential. Please complete our online registration form and a Youth Services staff member will get in touch with you. 

Select the 'Register Here' button below. 

To find out more information

For further information, please contact Youth and Family Services.

Phone: 9793 2155

Email: youthservices@cgd.vic.gov.au 

Facebook: cgdyouthservices

Instagram: @GreaterDandenongYouthServices

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Dandenong Civic Centre

225 Lonsdale St, Dandenong VIC 3175, Australia

Youth and Family Services Office

39 Clow St Dandenong 3175