2Connect Youth & Community awarded 2018 NSW Youth Service of the Year (Highly Commendable)!
The NSW Youth Work Awards held at Ovolo Hotel in Woolloomooloo on Thursday, 25th October 2018 celebrated organisations and individuals life changing work with young people across NSW.
On the night, there were 10 categories and one that we’re extremely proud of is NSW Youth Service of the Year which 2Connect took out the title of Highly Commendable Award for.
“I am so in incredibly proud of our hard-working team, the passion they have for empowering young people to succeed in their personal life, education and employment is life changing for the clients we work with through our various projects. It’s an honour to be recognised for the work we do!” – Valentina Angelovska, Chief Executive Officer, 2Connect Youth & Community
Other categories included:
- Outstanding Use of Data
- Outstanding Work with Diverse Young People
- Outstanding Work with Aboriginal Young People
- Outstanding Work with Regional Young People
- Outstanding Partnership
- NSW Youth Work Volunteer of the Year
- Outstanding Youth Participation
- NSW Youth Worker of the Year
“Whilst we’re extremely proud of the award, we’re also proud to be nominated in the Outstanding Youth Participation category. What a year!” – Valentina Angelovska, Chief Executive Officer, 2Connect Youth & Community
2Connect Youth & Community offer a range of holistic complimentary services relating to alcohol and other drugs, finding employment, support individuals who are at risk of becoming homeless or are homeless, help youth reconnect with their family or school and successfully run community development projects to address local specific needs and issues.