Youth Week 2021

The theme for this year's Youth Week is Together more than ever and Council is hosting free live music events to celebrate.

Local youth between the ages of 12 and 24 are invited to attend the following events and participate in a survey. 

Each event features Charlie Fittler, Mad Proppa Deadly DJ and local young artists Pulse, YK Poet, MG Mission Gangsta and DC.

All attendees will receive vouchers for the dessert bar and sausage sizzle dinner.

The event is supported by Headspace, Centacare, The Hub @ Guyra and Pathfinders.

Armidale music event
Armidale Town Hall
Date: Saturday 17 April 2021
Time: 5pm to 8pm

Register your attendance at - https://armidaleyouthweek2021.eventbrite.com.au
Attendees under 18 bringing a parent/guardian will need to register the name of the parent or guardian and the relationship to the attendee.

Guyra music event
Guyra Community Hall
Date: Friday 23 April 2021
Time: 5pm to 8pm

Register your attendance at - https://guyrayouthweek2021.eventbrite.com.au
Attendees under 18 bringing a parent/guardian will need to register the name of the parent or guardian and the relationship to the attendee.


Youth Survey

Council is seeking feedback from community members to hear the views on local issues, areas of concerns and increase community awareness of young people and what’s important to them. The survey takes no longer than 10 minutes to complete and participants will receive a free movie ticket.

Take survey


Meet a local youth provider

Local youth providers will be set up in Armidale and Guyra Libraries during Youth Week. 

Date/Time

Guyra

Armidale

Friday 16 April

4pm to 5pm

Reconnect

A community based early intervention and prevention program for young people aged 12-21 who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, and their families.

Saturday 17 April

10am to 1pm

Carers NSW

Provides support and resources for young carers

Tuesday 20 April

4pm to 5pm

Careers Network

Provides young people with valuable industry experience and ultimately aims to provide various pathways to their chosen career

Wednesday 21 April

4pm to 5pm

Carers NSW

Provides support and resources for young carers

Careers Network

Provides young people with valuable industry experience and ultimately aims to provide various pathways to their chosen career

Thursday 22 April

4pm to 5pm

Reconnect

A community based early intervention and prevention program for young people aged 12-21 who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, and their families.

Homes North

Provide secure, appropriate and affordable housing solutions for people on low incomes, disadvantaged or are at risk of homelessness.

Friday 23 April

4pm to 5pm

Headspace

Provides early intervention mental health services for 12-25 year olds. They can help young people with mental health, physical health, alcohol and other drugs services, and work and study support.

Saturday 24 April

10am to 1pm

Carers NSW

Provides support and resources for young carers