Empower with Dylan

“This program is so sick! I’ve learnt so much about myself and stuff I can use in the real world. Meeting people from the community has helped me think about a career more.”

– 2019 participant

Dylan runs our 8-session program at the SENTRAL Youth Centre.

The program aims to help with the development of self-esteem and confidence of young people in Years 9 and 10.

One session takes place each week.

The following schedule may occasionally change depending on guest speaker availability.

Week 1
Goal setting
(Andrew Adams, NSW Health)

Week 2
Respect and Healthy Relationships
(Miranda Batchelor, Women’s Health Centre, and Illawarra and Surf Camp Australia – pending)

Week 3
Physical Health
(Kiama Leisure Centre)

Week 4
Mental health/Healthy relationships
(Anna Benivc, Headspace)

Week 5
Sexual Health
(Jen and HARP Unit)

Week 6
Life skills and the law
(Scott Burgess, Oak Flats Police)

Week 7
Drugs and alcohol
(Emily Deegan, Illawarra Drug and Alcohol)

Week 8
Role model week
Achievements/program celebration
(Rural Fire Brigade, Surf Lifesaver)