No Young Person Should Be Without A Safe Place To Live – Homelessness Week 2022

During National Homelessness Week (August 1-7) you are invited to amplify the conversation around the urgent need to ensure young people with a care experience have access to safe housing and supports. With no shortage of evidence on the need for young care leavers to have the option to access safe and suitable housing, data […]

Have Your Say About Support to 21 in Queensland!

If you are aged 18 to 25 years old and have a care experience in Queensland, this is your opportunity to tell us your ideas, thoughts and feelings. Events are being held online and all over Queensland!

“Ok, So A Nest Is A Home” – Nest Book Launch

The Tasmanian Commissioner for Children and Young People (Leanne McLean) as part of the Out-of-Home Care Monitoring Program, creatively consulted with children and young people with an out-of-home care experience to explore the theme ‘Being Loved and Safe’. One of these workshops was with a group of Tasmania CREATE young people. Absolutely stunning artworks and […]

May Advocacy Wrap Up

Thanks for checking in for our monthly wrap-up of our young person led advocacy efforts around the country. We’ll be taking you through a big win that people with a care experience argued for in Queensland Parliament!

Sibling Connection in South Australia

CREATE Young Consultants in South Australia have been working with the Commissioner for Children and Young People to discuss the importance of Sibling Connection and areas for improvement.

April Advocacy Wrap Up

Hello, thanks for reading our Advocacy Wrap Up for April 2022. The policy and advocacy team have been hard at work with young people to improve the issues that are impacting their lives and workshopping ideas to try and change them for the better . This month we have  got updates on: the latest on our […]

Voices in Action 2022: Wrap Up!

We are still on a high from last weeks Voices in Action conference! Four action packed days of fun, inspiration and of course, showcasing our Resilient, Resourceful and Remarkable young people! Before we launch into the wrap up, we firstly want to say a huge thank you to our sponsors (Department of Social Services, South […]

Snap that Stigma Episode 3: Meet Leticia

Episode 3 and 4 Show Notes Over 46,000 children and young people around Australia are currently in care due to no fault of their own. They face unfair disadvantage and often are subject to stigma, being branded with stereotypes that don’t befit them. So, we want to #SnapThatStigma! One of our long standing campaigns is […]

WA Craft and Comp Week!

In March we ran an online craft and competition week for our clubCREATE members! Each day there was a new challenge. We are so excited to show you what our awesome members made at home! Check out some of the awesome entries below:  We hope you enjoyed your craft activities – we certainly enjoyed seeing […]