Supporting young people in Manly
Manly Council Youth Services provide a variety of services including Family and Adolescent Counselling, Manly Youth Council and other youth programs targeting "at risk" teenagers as well as providing a range of recreational and educational programs for young people.
Manly Youth Council
The Manly Youth Council was established in 1968, the first of its kind in New South Wales.
The Youth Council is run by a representative group of young people and provides an effective forum for young people to express their views, and acts as the coordinating body for youth services in Manly.
The Youth Council is supported by the Community Services Manager and a Youth Development Officer who are employed by Council to manage and supervise a range of programs, events and services for young people.
A comprehensive list of activities and events for teenagers/young people can be found by clicking here.
Manly Council Youth and School Age Services provide a variety of services including:-
Northern Beaches Youth info
Run by members of Manly Youth Council, this site hopes to provide a cohesive stream of events, services, links, & entertainment for young people, parents & those working with young people on & around the Northern Beaches.
Useful Information for Young People
- Youth Action is the peak organisation representing young people in NSW. To check out all the other information that Youth Action has online for young people click here.
- Unleash is Youth Action's magazine for young people - ideas, opinions, inspiration for making change! Click here to see the most recent edition of the magazine.
For more information about the Manly Council Youth and School Age Services contact by phone on (02) 9976 1486.
Child Protection is Everyone’s Responsibility
Keep Them Safe is a five year action plan that focuses on a shared approach to child protection, with the provision of appropriate support to families to enhance child well being and minimize serious risk of harm.
You can read more about the program by downloading the brochure: