Education First Youth Foyer : Civic Participation Offer Conceptual Framework
Contributor(s): Brown, Diane | Mallett, Shelley | James, Sally | Launch HousingSeries: Education First Youth FoyerPublisher: Fitzroy, Vic Brotherhood of St Laurence 2015; South Melbourne, Vic. Launch Housing 2015Description: iv, 51 p.,ill (Spiral bound) PDFISBN: 9781921623554Other title: Civic Participation Offer Conceptual FrameworkSubject(s): Youth Education | Civic Participation | Community participation | Youth Services For | Youth FoyersDDC classification: 362.7 CUL Online Resources: DOWNLOAD PDF
September 2015 Hanover Welfare Services (now Launch Housing) Launch Housing is an independent Melbourne based community organisation formed from the merger of two of Victoria’s leading homelessness service providers, HomeGround Services and Hanover in July 2015 Link to History of Launch Housing : https://www.launchhousing.org.au/about-us/our-history/
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The concept of civic participation is closely related to ideas about both active and social citizenship. It has been defined as ‘individual or collective actions in which people participate to improve the wellbeing of communities or society in general and which provide opportunities for reflection.