Are you passionate about your role as a young carer?
Would you like to gain valuable leadership & presentation skills?
Would you like to help raise awareness of young carers? If so, we want YOU to become a Young Carer Leader!!
The Carers NSW Young Carer Leadership Program is designed to give young carers, like you, a stronger voice in the community. We are offering a number of places to passionate young carers from across NSW. Selected applicants will be invited to Sydney for a jam-packed 4-day introductory workshop on leadership, media and presentation skills. Not only will you learn and develop new skills, you’ll also get to meet other young carers and check out some of the sights of Sydney!
Who: Young carers aged 16 – 22. Young carers from all cultural backgrounds and all areas across NSW are encouraged to apply!
When: Monday 18 to Thursday 21 April 2016
Where: Sydney (Please note: sleeping arrangements are in shared facilities. Young people will share with other young carers of a similar age and same gender)
Cost: Free! All travel and accommodation costs are covered by Carers NSW.
How to apply: Complete the online application form by SUNDAY 13 MARCH 2016. Applications will be assessed based on your responses so please take your time. You can call the Young Carer Team on 1800 242 636 if you need support.
Source: Carers NSW Young Carers