Young people

Useful information, guidance and support services for all stages of a young person's life in NSW.

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What is the young people hub?

When there are many government services it can be hard to find the right one for you. You can use this Young People hub to quickly and easily find what you need and connect to NSW government support services. There are a wide range of resources to support you in becoming an adult, navigating social problems and challenges you might face in day-to-day life.

Information and resources for young people

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Life skills

Learning the skills to navigate your adult life takes time and it's hard to know where to start. Explore life skills topics:

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Understand your drinking or drug use behaviour and how to get help if you need it. 

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How to get your driver or rider learners licence and book a test to get your licence.

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Learn about volunteering, work experience, voting and youth organisations.

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Find support services nearby using Ask Izzy

Ask Izzy connects people in need with housing, a meal, money help, family violence support, counselling, drugs and alcohol support services and much more. It is a free and anonymous service.

Visit Ask Izzy

Things to do

Digital Lunchbreak
Learn, create and discover through digital workshops, learning materials, virtual excursions and more.
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Activities include sport and recreation camps, ‘BBQ and Beats’ events, training courses and council-led programs.

Professionals working with young people

Apply for grants and see previously funded projects.
Supervising and caring for young offenders.
An investment approach to achieve lasting change.
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