Y-Aspire is a young women’s leadership program for girls in years 7 and 8. It focuses on helping young women build a strong connection to schooling through an integrated learning program.
The program offers a weekly two hour session for groups of up to 12 participants over eight weeks. Topics covered throughout the program include identity, skills and skill building, body confidence, relationships and careers.
Y-Aspire aims to:
For more information about Y-Aspire, please contact Lanyon Youth Centre on 02 6294 4633.
In 2014, Y-Aspire was the recipient of an ACT Mental Health Week Award, in the category ‘Promotion, Prevention and Early Intervention – Organisation’.