Improving opportunities

for all young people

SFYS Programs

Improved outcomes for young people

Programs for schools,

BATForce is a clear voice

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

Schools

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

Parents & Community

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

Young People

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

Sporting & Community Groups

Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it – Lou Holtz

Employment Opportunities

Don't fall for want of trying – give it a go. W.G.P

Health and Well Being

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

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.