New strategy boosts opportunities for disadvantaged youth in Melbourne's west
GOAL: To improve access to quality, relevant and supportive education through initiatives that provide disadvantaged Victorians with the opportunity to reach their full potential.
Education focus areas:
- Engaging and retaining P-12 students
Initiatives that target students at risk of disengaging from school.
- Creating vocational pathways
Certified education and training pathways that lead to meaningful work.
- Transitioning migrants and refugees
Education and training opportunities that will enable migrants and refugees to transition into Victoria’s culturally diverse communities.
Education: Case Studies
New Youth Work Centre improves education and employment outcomes for disadvantaged youth
Vulnerable kids get right on the ball with Helping Hoops