Media Statements

For Portfolio: Youth

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

1/12/2022

McGowan; Quigley; Kelly

Premier; Attorney General; Youth

Government to ban LGBTIQA+ conversion practices in WA

30/11/2022

Kelly

Youth

Grants available to fund youth engagement projects

29/11/2022

Kelly

Youth

Extra Funding secures a voice for LGBTIQA+ young people

16/11/2022

Kelly

Youth

New funding to expand support services for vulnerable young people

8/11/2022

Kelly

Youth

Grants to support health and wellbeing of LGBTQIA+ young people

31/10/2022

Kelly

Youth

Grants will support empowerment of Aboriginal young people

28/10/2022

Kelly

Youth

New funding to promote healthy masculinity among young men

17/10/2022

Kelly

Youth

State's exceptional young people recognised at WA Youth Awards

28/09/2022

Kelly

Youth

Grants available to fund Youth Week 2023 activities and events

12/08/2022

Kelly

Youth

Funding support services for transgender, non-binary and gender diverse young people

11/08/2022

Kelly

Youth

Funding for new grants program to support LGBTQAI+ youth

1/08/2022

Kelly; Buti

Youth; Aboriginal Affairs

Funding for new grants program to support young Aboriginal people to thrive

5/07/2022

Kelly

Youth

Lotterywest grant to provide funding boost for Scouts WA

6/05/2022

Kelly

Youth

COVID-19 Youth Recovery Grants Program recipients announced

7/04/2022

Kelly

Youth

Youth Week WA activities empowering young people with the Courage to Change

29/03/2022

Kelly

Youth

Youth Week WA 2022 grant recipients announced

3/03/2022

Kelly

Youth

Applications for 2022 Youth Parliament now open

25/02/2022

Templeman; Kelly

Sport and Recreation; Youth

Work begins on $5.9 million youth hub for Ellenbrook kids

20/01/2022

Punch

Youth

Achievements of young people to be recognised at annual WA Youth Awards

14/12/2021

Kelly

Youth

Youth Week WA 2022 Ambassadors announced

2/12/2021

Kelly

Youth

Lotterywest grant to support delivery of services for metro youth

27/11/2021

Kelly

Youth

$3 million grant for Tapping Scout Hall delivers on election commitment

25/11/2021

Kelly

Youth

Youth Week WA Grants Program now open for applications

4/11/2021

Kelly

Youth

Lotterywest funding providing a voice for regional youth

20/09/2021

McGowan; Ellery; Kelly

Premier; Education and Training; Youth

New student council to represent voices of young West Aussies

1/09/2021

Kelly

Youth

Lotterywest grant to support at-risk youth in Warren-Blackwood

12/08/2021

Dawson; McGurk; Kelly

Mental Health; Community Services; Youth

Queens Park to be site of interim youth mental health and homelessness service

12/08/2021

Kelly

Youth

New Ministerial Youth Advisory Council membership announced

9/07/2021

Kelly

Youth

COVID-19 Recovery Grants awarded to assist WA youth

10/04/2021

Kelly

Youth

2021 WA Youth Awards highlight the best, brightest and the most dedicated

31/03/2021

Kelly

Youth

2021 WA Youth Awards finalists announced

26/03/2021

Kelly

Youth

State-wide grant recipients for 2021 Youth Week WA announced

3/02/2021

Kelly

Youth

Lotterywest grant to support WA’s youth sector

20/01/2021

Kelly

Youth

McGowan Government focuses support for WA’s young people

13/01/2021

Kelly

Youth

2021 Youth Awards to highlight WA’s most outstanding youth

11/01/2021

McGowan; Kelly

Premier; Youth

Young people winning thanks to Ellenbrook Youth Centre

26/11/2020

Kelly

Youth

Nominations now open for Ministerial Youth Advisory Council

2/10/2020

Kelly

Youth

Youth Week WA Grants Program now open for applications

25/09/2020

Kelly

Youth

McGowan Government to fund new LGBTIQA+ advocacy body

28/08/2020

Kelly

Youth

Recovery funding to increase access for WA youth

4/08/2020

Kelly

Youth

COVID-19 recovery grant to support vulnerable WA youth

2/08/2020

Kelly

Youth

WA youth to benefit from COVID-19 Recovery Plan projects

22/07/2020

McGurk; Tinley; Kelly

Community Services; Housing; Youth

1,900 public sector workers breathe new life into Freo

1/07/2020

Cook; Kelly

Health; Youth

Building healthier communities in the Gascoyne and Murchison regions

17/03/2020

Kelly

Youth

Young people to benefit from more than $35,000 in grants

6/03/2020

Logan; Kelly; Ellery

Emergency Services; Youth; Education and Training

State’s top emergency services cadets and their mentors honoured

5/03/2020

Kelly

Youth

Youth Week WA KickstART Festival 2020 program unveiled

5/02/2020

Kelly

Youth

New Ambassadors to shine light on the contributions of young people in WA

30/01/2020

Kelly

Youth

Lotterywest grant to help disadvantaged students get to school

10/12/2019

Tinley

Youth

Lotterywest grant boosts services for young people affected by cancer

11/11/2019

McGurk; Tinley

Child Protection; Youth

$750,000 for youth early intervention project in Armadale

25/10/2019

Tinley

Youth

Youth Awards’ spotlight focuses on achievement and contribution

20/08/2019

Tinley

Youth

Young Western Australians take gold in Duke of Edinburgh awards

1/08/2019

Tinley

Youth

Youth sector forum highlights needs of young Western Australians

26/07/2019

Tinley

Asian Engagement; Youth

Future of WA-China relationship emerges from Perth conference

24/07/2019

Tinley

Youth

Albany youth precinct gets $950,000 Lotterywest boost

18/07/2019

Tinley

Youth

Young Western Australians grapple with the big issues during 2019 Youth Parliament

18/07/2019

Tinley

Youth

NPY Aboriginal Women’s Council gets $2.46 million for youth and history projects

25/05/2019

Tinley

Youth

Western Australia celebrates contributions of its young achievers

14/05/2019

Tinley

Youth

WA employers embrace Duke of Ed program

1/05/2019

Cook; Tinley

Mental Health; Youth

Youth Focus celebrates 25 years of supporting WA’s young people

30/04/2019

Tinley

Youth

WA youth exchange program with Hong Kong enters third year

11/04/2019

Tinley

Youth

Youth Week WA activities will ‘Nurture the Now’

14/02/2019

Tinley

Youth

New ambassadors prepare to champion Western Australian youth

24/01/2019

Tinley

Youth

Lotterywest grant helps fund camp for deprived and at-risk kids

11/12/2018

Tinley

Youth

Lotterywest grant helps continue the war on drugs

6/12/2018

Tinley

Youth

Sideffect website boosts fight against synthetic and illicit drugs

12/10/2018

Tinley

Youth

Young Western Australians shine at WA Youth Awards

11/10/2018

Tinley

Youth

Un-Fairground challenges youth to find equitable solutions

2/10/2018

Tinley

Youth

Lotterywest grant to improve outcomes for Fairbridge College students

5/09/2018

Tinley

Youth

Seeking enthusiastic young people for leadership opportunity

27/08/2018

Tinley

Youth

Nominations open for State's annual youth awards

12/07/2018

Johnston

Youth

Grants engage WA young people in innovative projects

16/04/2018

Cook; Tinley

Health; Youth

WA’s first Youth Health Policy to improve health services

13/04/2018

Tinley

Youth

State provides funds to support Youth Week events

25/03/2018

Tinley

Youth

WA’s refugee youth kick goals with new career program

12/03/2018

Tinley

Veterans Issues; Youth

Young people invited to join international tour celebrating Armistice

24/01/2018

Murray; Tinley

Sport and Recreation; Youth

Youth Engagement Scheme to promote community connections

7/12/2017

Tinley

Youth

Children's Commissioner role still strong 10 years on

5/12/2017

Tinley

Youth

Young people bring passion and ideas to the table at Youth Summit

13/11/2017

Tinley

Youth

Ministerial Youth Advisory Council’s first meeting kicks off reform

7/11/2017

Tinley

Youth

Discussion paper encourages youth to give their choice a voice

2/11/2017

Tinley

Youth

Historic Youth Advisory Council to help set policy direction

30/10/2017

Tinley

Youth

Innovative ideas shared at Youth Politics Hackathon

25/10/2017

Tinley

Youth

WA youth to represent State in exchange program with Hong Kong

18/10/2017

Tinley

Youth

Duke of Edinburgh's Award winners honoured

16/10/2017

Tinley

Youth

Youth funding helps job prospects

13/10/2017

Tinley

Youth

Youth awards focus spotlight on contribution of young achievers

21/09/2017

Tinley

Youth

Standout finalists in WA Youth Awards

14/09/2017

Murray; Tinley

Sport and Recreation; Youth

At-risk youth to be helped to connect with their communities

18/08/2017

Tinley

Youth

Cadet instructors honoured for long service

12/08/2017

Tinley

Youth

Girl Guides win part of $7.4 million for WA youth services

9/08/2017

Tinley

Youth

New youth council to gain ear of Minister

21/07/2017

Tinley

Youth

Minister issues challenge for creative young leader

19/07/2017

Tinley

Youth

Grant develops leadership potential in the Mid-West

19/07/2017

Tinley

Youth

WA Youth Awards open for nominations

11/07/2017

Tinley

Youth

Lotterywest grant supports youth sector

3/07/2017

Tinley

Youth

Young leaders take on big issues in Parliament

26/05/2017

Tinley

Youth

McGowan Government steps in to fix Cadets WA budget shortfall