YAAS (Young Authentic & Social)
We are currently inviting expressions of interest from humans passionate about systematic advocacy and facilitating change for a Central Coast in which young LGBTIQA+ people are fully included, accepted and celebrated by their wider community – You will have the backing of over 50 volunteers and multiple orgs across the Coast and Indeed the country.
Young Authentic & Social
- YAAS Northside
- YAAS Southside
To ensure that young LGBTIQA+ people don’t face barriers in accessing services including mental & general health care, education and employment opportunities.
– To create “resources”
– To promote the voices and stories of young people – Connecting and bringing together communities by facilitating events/programs.
– Lobbying government + officials to create a safe space for the youth LGBTIQA+ community.
– To create educational resources + up-skilling to educate and improve lives of the youth on the Coast.
Specifically at this time we are seeking :
- YAAS Northside Volunteers from Lake Macquarie to Bateau Bay
- YAAS Southhside Volunteers from Bateau Bay to Patonga
- 18 -25 Young leaders or those interested in being active with events, setting/up/promo
- Parents & Carers of LGBTIQ kids
- LGBTIQ Youth Facilitators
- Youth Disability Advocacy (Inter-sectional support)
- Youth Homelessness experience (Inter-sectional support)