Posts tagged "Youth"

Melton & Moorabool schools to get Doctor Services

The Member for Melton, Don Nardella has welcomed Melton & Moorabool secondary students being given regular access to a doctor and healthcare. The Andrews Labor Government today announced the 100 schools taking part in the Doctors in Schools Program, with Melton Secondary College, Kurunjang Secondary College and Bacchus Marsh College among the schools selected to […]

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Melton & Moorabool young people access health care

The Member for Melton, Don Nardella MLA was delighted with funding for the Doctors in Secondary Schools program from the government’s announced Budget today. Doctors will regularly visit 100 Victorian government secondary schools as part of a $43.7 million program to help ensure young people get the healthcare they need. Minister for Education James Merlino […]

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Calling future leaders of Victoria!

The Member for Melton, Don Nardella MLA, is encouraging Young leaders from Melton & Moorabool who want to make their voices heard and help shape legislation in Victoria’s parliament to apply now for the 2016 Youth Parliament program. Minister for Youth Affairs Jenny Mikakos said the Andrews Labor Government was proud to help celebrate the […]

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Funding recognises young people in Melton and Moorabool

Local MP, Don Nardella MLA today announced that two local organisations has received a $2,000 grant to participate in National Youth Week celebrations. The successful organisations were: Melton City Council – Beatz on the Streetz, High Street, Melton Moorabool Shire Council – AFL Youth Clinic, 182 Hallets Way, Darley With the theme this year of […]

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Labor to bring back tech schools across Victoria

Victoria has the highest youth unemployment rate on the Australian mainland. Getting our youth into employment starts with meaningful education. An Andrews Labor Government will build ten Tech Schools across Victoria. Tech Schools will be established in the Gippsland, Bendigo, Ballarat, Geelong, Monash, Casey, Wyndham, Banyule, Yarra Ranges and the Whittlesea regions. Focusing on local […]

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TAFE cuts make Melbourne’s west a land of lost opportunity

Under the Napthine government, there has been $1.2 billion in cuts to TAFE and 2500 jobs lost. Youth unemployment has hit 20% – we need TAFE more than ever. The Liberals have gutted TAFE in Melbourne’s West. Our courses have been slashed, our teachers have been fired, some campuses may even close. Under the Liberals […]

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Back to Work: Victorian Labor’s plan for 100,000 jobs

An Andrews Labor Government will act immediately on Victoria’s jobs crisis with Back To Work, a landmark plan to work with business leaders, grow our industries and help create 100,000 full time jobs for the unemployed. The Back To Work plan includes: The Back To Work Act – a $100 million fund to provide payroll […]

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Nardella attacks Baillieu cuts to local youth suicide prevention service

The State Member for Melton, Mr Don NArdella MLA has called on the Baillieu Government to reverse its decision to axe the School Focused Youth Service operating in the Melton & Moorabool LGAs. The state-wide School Focused Youth Service (SFYS) is provided in Melton by DjEES and in Moorabool by Ballarat Community Health. Both work […]

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