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Keeping it Real Youth Participation Workshop for Professionals 4 July 2012

The Ministry of Youth Development invites you to

Keepin’ It Real: A Youth Participation Workshop

This full day workshop is an opportunity to learn about youth participation and how you can incorporate it into your own work to achieve better outcomes for young people.

It is useful for a wide range of individuals who work with young people, including youth workers, clinicians, service managers and community workers.

The Keepin’ It Real workshops provide an interactive training that uses a variety of different activities to focus on:

  • effective youth participation and its benefits
  • the Youth Development Strategy Aotearoa
  • Youth Development in practice
  • blocks and barriers to youth participation, and identifying solutions
  • examining some successful examples of youth participation

Come along, learn and share ideas about how you can plan and implement youth participation in your own work.

  • When: July 4 2012
  • What time: 9.30 am – 3pm
  • Where: The Otahuhu College Sports Pavilion, Located on the Memorial Field, Sturges Park, Entrance opposite Otahuhu College gates, Mangere Rd
  • Cost: FREE!


Morning tea and lunch will be provided.

Keepin’ It Real Registration

Please email your registration to Dani McLellan by Monday 2 July 2012.

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Contact phone number

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Youth participation experience

Beginner / Intermediate / Advanced