Young Leaders 2022

Young Leaders participants smiling

The Young Leaders Program is for young people aged 16-25 years who live, work or study in the City of Greater Dandenong. The program provides a unique opportunity for participants to work with likeminded individuals, develop leadership skills, and make a positive impact by planning and delivering community projects. 

  • Be a voice for your peers and advocate on local youth issues
  • Develop leadership, communication and teamwork skills
  • Increase your understanding of Local Government and interact with our Mayor and Councillors
  • Gain hands-on project management experience and contribute to the development of your community

The 2022 Young Leaders program will run for 15 weeks, from 26 April to 16 August.

How can I get involved?

  • When: Weekly on Tuesdays, starting 26 April 2022
  • Time: 4.30pm - 6.30pm
  • Ages: 16-25 years
  • Registration essential

To apply for Young Leaders 2022, simply click the 'register now' button below or phone 9793 2155. Once we've received your expression of interest, a youth worker will contact you to arrange an interview.

Register now

Applications close Sunday 3 April 2022.

Participants will require the following

  • Contact details (name, email address, contact number) to register for the event.
  • Smartphone/smart device to scan QR Code (if you do not have access to a smartphone, staff will check you in).
  • Proof of vaccination (COVID-19 digital certificate) or a medical exemption from the Australian Immunisation Register is required upon entry for people aged 18 years and over. Find out how you can get your COVID-19 digital certificate.
  • Face masks must be carried and worn if social distancing cannot be maintained.

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

To find out more information

For more information, contact Youth and Family Services:

Phone: 9793 2155


Facebook: cgdyouthservices

Instagram: @greaterdandenongyouthservices

Date and Time

The 2022 Young Leaders program will run for 15 weeks, from 26 April to 16 August.

Date and Time
weekly on Tuesday, starting from Tuesday 26 April, 4:30pm
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Youth and Family Services
39 Clow St, Dandenong VIC 3175, Australia
Cost of Event (if any)
Free program. Registration essential
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