Community Door is a program that facilitates the participation of young people in businesses and community groups by encouraging them to sit on local boards and committees, either as observers or participants.

The Community Door program aims to give youth early exposure to running business and community activities and learning valuable skills for the future.

Haven; Home, Safe has been proud to give young people from Central Victoria the opportunity to experience and participate in a high performing Board working for a complex  for purpose social business.

Amelia French is the third young person who has participated with mentorship support in HHS’s Board.

She is a second year psychology student and sees her long term future in the community services sector.

Director and mentor Melanie Rodgers with Amelia French