Tiffani’s experience at the 2023 Indigenous Empowerment Summit on Gimuy Country

Participating in the 2023 Indigenous Empowerment Summit on Gimuy Country (Cairns) was a profound and enlightening experience that significantly impacted my perspective and professional aspirations. The summit delved into internal practices, urging attendees to engage in introspection and self-reflection, crucial elements within the context of Indigenous empowerment. Through thought-provoking discussions, immersive workshops, and insightful presentations, I gained a deeper understanding …

Youth co-design the Tweed Shire Council Outdoor Youth Recreation Action Plan

In 2021 the Tweed Shire Council engaged Young Change Agents to support the development and delivery of a participatory approach to planning and designing outdoor youth recreation spaces, facilities, events and activities in the Tweed region. Young Change Agents and Tweed Shire Council developed a co-design process that engaged youth, industry experts, Council staff and was facilitated by Young Change …

Catapult Program with the City of Logan

Young Change Agents worked with the Logan City Council innovation team to support the development and delivery of the Catapult Program. In its first year, the program engaged 88 students and 28 teachers from four schools in the Logan region. The program included a two-day intensive social enterprise design workshop, followed by a six-week program. It also included teacher immersion, …

Creating teacher champions: another educator graduates in the NT!

Young Change Agents is passionate about supporting Australian educators. Our aim is to work alongside educators to strengthen their work, building their capacity in social enterprise and design thinking so they are champions in their communities and beyond. We use a four-stage process to build sustainability from the beginning: 1. Immersion into our program, to build empathy and deeper understanding 2. Online …