Partnership with Uniting Church Schools – supporting young Australians to make a change
At UnitingCare West we value the relationships and partnerships we share with the Uniting Church School’s. Through providing meaningful links for teachers and students to the work that we do, together we can develop young people that are
Melbourne Declaration on Educational Goals for Young Australians (MCEETYA 2008)
Through the delivery of holistic programs and learning experiences UnitingCare West and schools have the opportunity to help young people develop an interest and commitment to social justice, service-learning and values education.
By understanding the underlying causes of many social issues faced by Australians we can be better equipped to promote and work towards a better future for all people in our community, and promote social justice. Students have the opportunity to develop the lifelong skills of advocacy to enable and empower them to take action in the world with purpose, meaning and a vision of peace and hope for all.
School Liaison Program
This program provides support for all school staff and students with a focus on planning collaborative social justice activities, making connections for service-learning and advocacy activities, fundraising events and curriculum activities. Other services include:
To find out more about how UnitingCare West can support your school, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
To see all international, national and local social justice dates for 2016 to assist your planning, please look at our Social Justice Calendar.
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