In 2018/19 the IELLEN is leading partnerships across 7 domains, with at least two networks, projects or initiatives under each domain.
Networks include Resilience and Wellbeing (“RaW”) for secondary schools wellbeing staff; and a Trauma Informed Practice Network. Initiatives include service directories and resources.
Includes a Learning Mentor Partnership, and a Homework Club Network. Related initiatives include service directories and program manuals.
Education Training Transitions
Includes a VCAL Provider Network, Boroondara Neighbourhood House / Learn Local Network, and Social Enterprise Network. And an Awards event which recognises local achievements.
Industry – Education
Initiatives include a suite of career education programs: workplace tours, “work readiness”; career forums/expos, and mock job interviews.
Health & Community Capacity Building
Includes services and support to young people / families on public housing: Stonnington Local Drug Action Team Project, Health Matters Project.
Identified young people
Projects and initiatives for young carers, and LGBTIQ youth, conducted in partnership with stakeholders. Information and assistance to young people via On Track” surveys.
Includes the Inner Metro Youth & Community Partnership, and an LGA (Youth & Middle Years) Community of Practice.
Through Committee representation the IELLEN supports a number of complementary programs, education providers, and groups.