Youth Services

The Cockburn Youth Centre is located in Success and is where Cockburn Youth Services operate. They offer events, programs and facilities for young people aged 10 to 24 years.

Cockburn Youth Centre provides

  • Term programs including drama, cooking, tabletop games, job tips, women's boxing, mixed basketball, dodgeball and use of a music recording studio
  • Holiday programs and events.

Peer Support for LGBTIQA+ young people

  • Social support group for LGBTIQA+ young people.

Youth programs, activities and events

Cockburn RYDE – Supervised Driving Program

Cockburn RYDE opens in a new window Provides young people aged 16-24 with the opportunity to complete their 50 hours of supervised driving with a volunteer driving mentor.

Annual Youth Events

  • Youth Week (April)
  • ANZAC Youth Parade (April)
  • ‘Youth Noise’ music competition (September)
  • FROSH Youth Festival at the Cockburn Rotary Spring Fair (October).

Youth Outreach provides

  • Case management supporting individuals aged 10-18
  • Aboriginal Youth Outreach Worker.

Youth Justice Mentoring provides

  • Personalised support for young people aged 10-18 living in the South-West metropolitan corridor, referred by the Department of Youth Justice
  • Life skills, health and wellbeing, and personal development.

Youth Advisory Collective (YAC)

The Youth Advisory Collective opens in a new window is a volunteer group of young people ages 12-24 who live, work or study in the City of Cockburn.
  • Volunteer group for youth aged 12-24 years
  • Develops community projects and events for youth
  • Helps to organise City events
  • Meet with Elected Members to discuss youth-related topics
  • Develops leadership, organisational and teamwork skills.

Youth Development

  • Skill development, capacity building and partnership projects
  • Engagement with schools and community organisations.

More information and Contact

Contact the Youth Development Officer on 08 9411 3882 or email.

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Contact

Address

9 Coleville Crescent,
Spearwood 6163

PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC,
Western Australia, 6965

Language Support

Cockburn Nyungar moort Beeliar boodja-k kaadadjiny. Koora, yeyi, benang baalap nidja boodja-k kaaradjiny.
Ngalak kaadatj dayin boodja, kep wer malayin. Ngalak kaadatj koora koora wer yeyi ngalang birdiya.

City of Cockburn acknowledges the Nyungar people of Beeliar boodja. Long ago, now and in the future they care for country.
We acknowledge a continuing connection to land, waters and culture and pay our respects to the Elders, past, present and emerging.