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Lighting the Way: Empowering Youth and Preventing Homelessness

23 November, 2023 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Lighting the Way: Empowering Youth and Preventing Homelessness
Bringing Communities Together to Combat Youth Homelessness

Come and be a part of something meaningful as we come together to address the pressing issue of youth homelessness in Perth. This remarkable event promises to be a platform for deep conversations and exploration of the complex dynamics surrounding this issue. By joining us, you’ll have the chance to contribute to a coordinated effort aimed at making a lasting impact on our community.

“Lighting the Way” is a unique gathering that brings together dedicated individuals, community leaders, and youth advocates to shed light on this critical issue. Hosted at a stunning venue in the heart of the city, this event promises to be an evening of insightful discussions, engaging presentations, and transformational stories.

Here’s what you can expect at “Lighting the Way: Empowering Youth and Preventing Homelessness”• Informative Discussions: Visit our event to learn about local initiatives, community programs, and resources available to support at-risk youth. Engage with the representatives of these organizations, ask questions, and explore ways to contribute to their efforts.• Networking Opportunities: Connect and collaborate with like-minded individuals and organizations that share a common passion for addressing youth homelessness. Foster valuable connections, share ideas, and explore potential partnerships to amplify your impact.• Compelling Keynote Speaker: We have curated an influential thought leader who will share their experiences, knowledge, and strategies for combating youth homelessness. Be prepared to gain fresh insights and be inspired by their stories of resilience and success.

We firmly believe that our collective strength can bring about real change in the lives of those experiencing homelessness. Be a pivotal part of the solution by actively raising awareness and extending your support to those who need it the most. This event is undeniably crucial, so don’t let this opportunity pass you by.

Event date: 23 November 2023, Thursday

Time: 6 – 8pm (Registration starts at 5:30 pm)

Venue at: WA Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre, Perth, WA, 6000, Perth WA 6000

Capacity limit applies. Book now to avoid missing out.

This event is and hosted by the Young Professionals Committee and sponsored by Woodside.

Lighting the Way: Empowering Youth and Preventing Homelessness
Lighting the Way: Empowering Youth and Preventing Homelessness

Who is the Young Professionals Committee?

The Young Professionals Committee is a newly established committee under the UNAAWA that focuses on engaging and empowering young professionals interested in international affairs, sustainable development, and the work of the United Nations. The committee provides a platform for young professionals to connect, collaborate, and contribute to the work of the UNAAWA with a targeted audience between 25-35 years old. Please note, this target audience is not exclusive and we welcome everyone to join in with our initiatives and events.

To learn more about the Young Professionals Committee, or find out how you could contribute, visit our website.


WA Museum Boola Bardip
Perth Cultural Centre
Perth, WA 6000 Australia


United Nations Association of Australia WA Division

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