Youth Programs

The Y Ballarat Youth are all about young people aged 12-25 in Ballarat and surrounding communities. Y Ballarat’s passionate youth workers believe in the power of inspired young people and understand the importance of having fun, learning, feeling safe and empowered to share their voices.

Y Ballarat Youth programs are inclusive to all young people and are all about positive relationships, life skills and supporting young people to reach their full potential. Programs are safe, welcoming and supervised.

For more info visit Facebook, Instagram or email

Interested in volunteering?

Volunteers are welcome, interviewed and if recruited, complete a Y Ballarat induction and require a Volunteer Working With Children Check.

For more info or to enquire about volunteering contact

A-Z Ballarat Youth Quicklist

Is a FAB list of local youth programs, supports, online and phone supports, volunteering and social opportunities.


Youth Leadership in schools
Ararat youth space and program (coming soon)

Past Events

SWISH Intercultural Basketball Tournament

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