Resources for Youth Workers during COVID-19

On this page you will find general information that as a professional you may find useful in your practice. Most of these are not run or provided by Banyule Youth Services, for any questions you have about them you will have to go to the provider.

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YACVic COVID-19 Survey results

The Youth Affairs Council of Victoria conducted a study on the impacts of COVID-19 on the Youth Sector and young people. See the survey results below.

For more information on this study contact Luke Rycken lrycken@yacvic.org.au

You can also visit YACVic's Youtube Channel to see heaps of COVID-19 related resources for professionals and young people. Click this link to see more videos: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQdEsL5aJRtn0RU-fxCilIg?utm_source=Current+YACVic+Members&utm_campaign=8d297d56a9-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_06_01_01_57_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_bbac2a60b4-8d297d56a9-103153677 

YACVIC have a great A-Z list of support options during COVID-19: https://www.yacvic.org.au/covid-19/

YACVIC

Resources for young people experiencing family or domestic violence during COVID-19 lockdown

https://www.yacvic.org.au/blog/covid-19-family-and-domestic-violence/?utm_source=YACVic+newsletters&utm_campaign=95c466453a-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_03_30_11_21_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8ad3196cbd-95c466453a-103191701

“Redesigning the system to reduce youth homelessness” Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute.
Past date but video footage of presentation and documents available

This webinar presented the findings from a new AHURI research project - Redesign of a homelessness service system for young people - led by Associate Professor David MacKenzie from Swinburne University of Technology. The research identifies and proposes measures that could, if implemented, reduce youth homelessness and lead to improved outcomes for young people who experience homelessness.

www.ahuri.edu.au/events/ahuri-webinar-series-1
 

Tip Sheet: LGBTIQ Inclusion for COVID-19 Remote Services

https://rainbowhealthvic.org.au/media/pages/research-resources/tip-sheet-lgbtiq-inclusion-for-covid-19-remote-services/1967894898-1585197992/tip-sheet-lgbtiq-inclusion-for-covid-19-remote-services.pdf?mc_cid=f3d9793ff1&mc_eid=9db8cf0288