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November is Transition to Independence Month
Young people leaving care need support and guidance as they transition to life as independent adults. Find out how you can help.
Five young champions wanted to plan Queensland's NYW 2017
Young Queenslanders aged between 12 to 25 years are invited to nominate as one of 5 National Youth Week Champions to help plan and promote 2017 events. Nominations close Sunday 13 November 2016.
Up to $1,500 available for NYW 2017 events
The National Youth Week 2017 Small Community Grants Program is now open. Organisations can apply for up to $1,500 to host an event around the theme ’Be Bold Brave You’. Applications close Sunday 4 December 2016.
Care2Achieve: scholarships for young women leaving care
Young Queensland women aged 17–21 years who are transitioning from care, or have left care to live as independent adults, can now apply for a scholarship to undertake higher education studies.
Sortli is a free mobile app for young people to help them think about their life after leaving the care system and plan their transition to independence.
Next Step After Care
Next Step After Care is a service for young people aged 15 to 21 years old who have already transitioned from care, to get the help they need to live independently.
Like us on Facebook
If you’re a young Queenslander under 25 years, like our Queensland Youth Facebook page to get involved and have your say about issues that are important to you.
Follow @qldyouth on Twitter
Keep up to date on what’s going on for young people across Queensland. For services, programs and events, we’ve got it covered. Follow us on Twitter @qldyouth.