New YCS Group at Abergowrie

Say hello to our newest YCS group!

Bundaberg YCS Takes Action on Single Use Plastic Bags

Shalom College Bundaberg have taken exciting steps towards a more eco-minded school, thanks to the work of their YCS group.

Townsville July Review Camp - Suicide

What a busy weekend we had! It was an action packed 3 days, with the students participating in a variety of fun physical activities (including capture the flag, soccer, and spotlight) and engaging in the Review of Life.

Winter Sleep Out

On Friday the 8th of June, members from Cardijn YCS and Sacred Hearts REMAR group participated in a Winter Sleep Out in the Cardijn Gym. 

Adelaide Term Two Meeting Recap

Cardijn YCS’ers attend meetings every Tuesday lunchtime to catch up, reflect, plan actions and even celebrate birthdays! (Happy Birthday Iona)! We always appreciate the chance to hang out and watch Tahlia trip over. At the end of term 2, we got together to all do the Listening Survey, find it on the YCS website to have your say! We got to discuss our answers, talk about our passions and the Listening Survey got thirty more responses!

Review of Life Workshop at Year 10 Retreat

Townsville workers, Jason & Monica recently had the opportunity to run a Review of Life session at Ryan Catholic College’s Year 10 retreat in the last week of Term 2. They engaged two groups of around 70 to 80 students, guiding them through the See, Judge, Act process. For the majority of them, this was their first time participating in a Review of Life - and they did extremely well!

Environmental Week Tree Planting

In week 7, Term 2, Cardijn College in Adelaide held environmental week, dedicated to informing and inspiring their students to look after the environment they live in. 

Advocacy Action for Mental Health

ACTION TIME!! After their Review of Life on self-acceptance at their April review camp, the Cardijn YCS group saw a perfect opportunity to link up with their schools pre-existing Wellbeing Week. 

YCS Stall at Jesse Manibusan School Concert

Townsville YCS members were lucky enough to have their own stall at the Jesse Manibusan concert that was held at Ryan Catholic College. With hundreds of students from Catholic Schools all around the diocese attending, we had the opportunity to chat to people about what YCS is, and what we do!

YCS and ECH Members Make Soup for Fred’s Van

Cardijn YCS has been getting to know the community more, with students and members of ECH Age Care Facility cooking food for Fred’s Van locally.