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Gordon Neighborhood Watch donates to MYLCC 21 August 2019

Last week, Area Coordinator of Gordon Neighbourhood Watch, Mark Lynch, attended Mura Lanyon Youth and Community Centre (MLYCC) to gift us with a donation of $1000. This generous contribution will enable the MLYCC to work with Canberra Institute of Technology Community Development students to develop and deliver a transition to high school program over the […]

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Free Tax Help 2019 10 July 2019

YWCA Canberra Mura Lanyon Youth and Community Centre (MLYCC) is offering Free Tax Help 2019.

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Youth Engagement Team wins $20,000 Chief Ministers Charitable Fund grant 3 July 2019

A huge congratulations to our AMAZING Youth Engagement team who have been awarded a $20,000 Chief Ministers Charitable Fund Grant. This grant will see YWCA Canberra pilot a work skills program to build the capacity, confidence and skills of young LGBTIQ* people in Canberra. This pilot program will be run through our established A -Z […]

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Meet Nathan. What a champion! 17 June 2019

Last week, on a chilly afternoon in Conder, this little hero walked through the doors of our Mura Lanyon Youth and Community Centre. Nathan, who saved up some of his pocket money because he wanted to give back to his local community, brought in three stocked bags of non-perishable items that he wanted to donate to […]

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Innovation in Housing Typology 13 June 2019

This week YWCA Canberra’s CEO, Frances Crimmins participated in the Property Council ACT’s event, “Innovation in Housing Typology”. The event focused on affordable housing in the ACT and new models to ensure all Canberrans have an appropriate, affordable and safe place to call home.

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Spring School Holiday Program at the Lanyon Youth Centre 29 August 2017

The Youth Engagement team will provide a free and exciting school holiday program during the September-October 2017 school holidays for young people aged 12-25 living in the Tuggeranong area.

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Youth Week and End of Term Celebration 12 July 2017

National Youth Week is an annual celebration for young people (aged 12–25) across Australia, and provides an opportunity for them to express ideas and views, and act on issues that affect their lives. This year, the YWCA Canberra Youth Engagement team decided to celebrate by giving young people an opportunity to showcase their pride in being […]

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Youth Week BBQ 19 April 2017

On the last day of term one, the Youth Engagement Team hosted a BBQ celebration at the Tuggeranong Park! At this event, community members had an opportunity to engage with the team and learn about the range of different services that are available, as well as participate in a range of fun activities. Over 50 young people […]

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International Women’s Day at Caroline Chisholm School 10 March 2017

International Women’s Day presents an opportunity to celebrate the progress women have made in society, and a time to reflect on the steps still needed to make a more gender equal world. This year’s theme is ‘Be Bold For Change – help forge a better working world – a more gender inclusive world’. For International […]

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Autumn School Holiday Program at the Lanyon Youth Centre 20 February 2017

The Youth Engagement team will provide a free and exciting school holiday program during the April 2017 school holidays for young people aged 12-25 living in the Tuggeranong area. The youth centre will be open from the 11 – 21 of April (excluding public holidays), and will offer a range of great activities. The youth centre […]

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