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Leadership in Action - Growing Young Leaders

The Leadership in Action Program is an initiative of the Roxby Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) and aims to support youth living in Roxby Downs aged 13 – 18 years.  Youth will be supported in developing their leadership, communication and goal-setting skills and becoming leaders in action across the wider community. A practical and engaging program that will support the future leadership journey of participants and encourage them to utilise these skills in all areas of their lives.

  • Program duration: 12 weeks.  1.5 hours per week.

Weekly sessions focusing on structured content around a variety of areas of leadership practice and personal development.  Inspirational guest speakers will be involved in delivery of the program.


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This leadership program intends to develop the following opportunities and outcomes for its participants:

  • Increased confidence and self-esteem.
  • Opportunities to connect and network with like-minded individuals
  • An understanding of the importance of goal setting, and learn how to set effective goals.
  • Build and develop valuable communication skills.
  • Build and develop effective time management and planning skills.
  • Learn how to positively influence and lead others.
  • Deliver a youth leadership event within the local community.
  • Become an influential young member within the community.