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3 ways to be a good LGBTIQA+ ally by Hope... 17.05.21

Koorie Youth Council

Today is IDAHOBIT Day, the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Interphobia and Transphobia. Although today marks 31 years since the World Health Organisation removed homosexuality from the Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, the LGBTIQA+ community still face a range of discriminations that negatively impact their health and wellbeing. It’s an important day to stand with the queer community...

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An older woman smiling with a younger woman resting her head on her shoulder. They are sitting down at a table in front of a wall covered in palm tree images.

To all the amazing mother figures in our lives this... 07.05.21

Koorie Youth Council

Mother’s Day for me is about acknowledging all the amazing mother figures in our lives. Whoever that may be. Personally, on Mother’s Day I celebrate a few women in particular. I celebrate and acknowledge my Mum, my Nan, my sisters and the wider community. Our communities coming together to raise children and young people collectively has shaped me into the woman I am...

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NEWS: KYC Roadshow 2021 27.04.21

Koorie Youth Council

The KYC team is visiting over 18 towns across Victoria in 2021. It’s a chance for us to get back out into communities and create spaces for young people to have their voices heard on the issues that matter to them. The Roadshow is an important part of strengthening our rural and regional relationships while also keeping us informed on...

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OPPORTUNITY: Administration Officer – Traineeship | Applications close 24 May... 15.04.21

Koorie Youth Council

The KYC Administration Officer is an exciting new traineeship position within KYC. The role will provide reception and administration support to the KYC team, supporting the day-to-day running of the office and other administrative duties. The successful candidate will be supported by KYC with on-the-job training and resources to complete a Certificate IV in Business or Business Administration, with guidance...

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OPPORTUNITY: Deputy Executive Officer role — Applications close 29 April... 08.04.21

Koorie Youth Council

We're on the lookout for a deadly Deputy Executive Officer to join the KYC team. This is a fantastic opportunity to join our team of passionate advocates dedicated to amplifying the voices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people and take on a leadership position in our growing organisation.   You'll be:   • Responsible for leading KYC initiatives...

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