Impact Communities works to equip and support individuals and families to realise potential and achieve goals through our collaborations with government, business, education & training, community organisations and other groups.
“Thanks Mark for teaching us and getting the group to the point where we could do the mock interviews. The feedback from the students was great.”
YAMEP Teacher, TAS TAFE
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Impact Communities was excited to attend the Tasmanian Youth Forum (TYF) Housing and Homelessness Report Launch held at Parliament House in Hobart last week. This report communicates the ideas contributed by young people who took part in the in the TYF Housing and Homelessness consultation process held in May 2016, and the findings from these…READ MORE
The past year has been an amazing second year in the life of Impact Communities. It’s hard to know where to start. So for those of us that like some stats 40 teachers across the state trained by Impact Communities to deliver our designed program Ready Set Job Over 300 students across 10 schools benefitted…READ MORE
Last week Mal, Fiona and Mark met for two days in Perth WA to strengthen Families And Schools together (FAST) Nationally. For the past few years the three of them have been working to expand this great program, and its outcomes Nationally. To date over 100 schools and communities across the country have benefitted from…READ MORE
Many of us spend time out of our professional roles while raising our young families. Re-gaining the confidence and the courage to search for new opportunities can be difficult. Coming together to support each other on that path is a practice of true community. Schools can be a great place of community. Congratulations to…READ MORE
A group of six young women at Claremont College in Hobart celebrated their own successes recently when they completed both the Life Coaching and Life and Career Pathway Planning Modules in Coaching Young People for Success. “..helping young people believe that no matter the circumstances, anything is possible if you put your mind to it…READ MORE
Tahlia Lowry is now very happily reunited with her art work that had ‘gone astray’ for quite a few years. She is enjoying the excitement of family and friends now being able to see first hand her incredible work, of which she is proud! It was great to get to know Tahlia and have a…READ MORE
Meleah Oates was one of Impact Communities very first Indigenous Youth Career Pathways (IYCP) participants in 2013. Meleah was able to be placed in a School Based Traineeship (SBT) with Workskills Inc. undertaking a business traineeship. Impact Communities was able to support/mentor Meleah to complete year 12 and SBT to sustain and gain full-time employment post year 12. Meleah…READ MORE
Last week Friday a group of young men from Glenorchy completed the Ready Set Job program. Ready Set Job aims to increase the job readiness of people, in this case a group of young men. The Program increased their knowledge of the labour market and the world of work. Ready Set Job focusses not only…READ MORE
Realising potential, achieving goals.
To increase opportunities for people and communities by delivering effective and innovative programs and services that address unmet needs.
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