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  • 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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