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News & Events

  • New vision, mission and values launched

    Barwon Child, Youth & Family have launched our inaugral vision, mission and values that further sharpen our focus as we continue to consolidate the merger of our three founding agencies, Barwon Youth, Time for Youth and Glastonbury Community Services. This announcement compliments the...
  • Courageous Sophie looks forward to 2016

    I moved from a farm to the city and my first puff of ICE was in year 7 with what I thought was a friend who picked me up from home with two older males. We drank slabs of beer and then had a puff of ICE (PIPE) and went to school the next day feeling weird. A couple of years on my sister and I...
  • HIPPY Families Graduate with Valuable Life Skills

    Sixteen families have graduated from Barwon Child, Youth & Family's 2015 HIPPY program, a two-year journey teaching valuable life skills in Geelong's northern suburbs. HIPPY (Home Internaction Program for Parents and Youngsters) celebrated with a graduation ceremony to farewell the...
  • Governor-General Impressed with Cafe Meals Program

    The Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove sat down with the Barwon Child, Youth & Family Youth Advisory Group during Anti-Poverty Week to discuss homelessness and ways to improve the lives of children in care as well as the importance of involving young people in decision making. The...

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