Engage! 2018–20 offers funding of between $90,000 to $150,000 over three years to local governments and community organisations to work with young people to develop and deliver activities that engage young people in their local community.
Engage! funds organisations that support young Victorians aged 12–25 years of age (especially diverse groups of young people) to:
- have a greater connection to and active participation in their local community
- build their skills and knowledge, and pathways to employment, training and education
- improve their health and wellbeing and social connections to friends, family and the community.
Engage! 2018–20 program
More than $12.3 million is being provided for 107 programs delivered by local governments and community organisations over three years, supporting projects that help young people to actively participate in and connect with their local community.