Engaging disengaged youth PART 2

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about being annoyed by the systems that ‘support’ youth who are disengaged. And I mentioned I was going to do something about it. So, here’s the update. What I mentioned that I was going to do is create an opportunity for young people in my locale in the multimedia industry.  It was going …

Unkya LALC eco-cultural tourism

Evolve Network has been working alongside Unkya LALC over the past 12 months to establish a social enterprise in eco-tourism. What mattered to Unkya LALC:  Establishing an enterprise that would promote Gumbaynggirr Culture and provide employment for local people.  Moving from talking about it to doing it.  Embedding the skills within the organisation to reduce ongoing need for support. The …

Family resilience retreats

Evolve Network has been working alongside a cluster of disability industry respite services to deliver NINE retreats for 56 families who have a child with a disability. BRIEF:  To enhance family resilience among families who have a child with a disability and provide respite services with strategies to support families to maintain resilience into the future. The Evolve process:  The weekend retreats featured …