Improving opportunities

for all young people

BATForce Updates

Read our Resource & Support Boards for help and support across a range of topics. 

Young People

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss you will land amongst the stars.

Schools, Community Groups & Organisations

Before we choose our tools and techniques we must choose our dreams and values

Parents & Carers

Adolescence is like trying to nail jelly to a tree. It requires more than one set of hands

BATForce has a simple vision, to improve opportunities for young people through advocacy, education, the strengthening of networks for families and the workforce. 

Need to Talk?

Check out our list of resources for young people looking for crisis, mental health, sexual assault and family violence and homelessness support.

Quick Help Guide

A resource for people of all ages and backgrounds looking for help with food, housing, mental health, family violence, financial stress and tenancy support.

Barwon Adolescent
Task Force (BATForce)

For more than 30 years, youth agencies in the Barwon sub-Region have encouraged their workers to contribute to the development of a hugely successful community network. This large, inclusive network of 200+ members who have a stake in improving the outcomes for young people, relies on the participation of all workers, Government representatives schools and interested community members.