Children and Young People are emotionally resilient


The Ultimate Outcome Goals guiding the activity of the Implementation Group working on Children and Young People are emotionally resilient and do not experience anxiety and depression are:

  1. Children and young people have equitable access to the resources they need to reach their full potential
  2. Children and young people are safe, healthy, flourishing and secure in their cultural identify
  3. Children have secure and nurturing relationships with their family, friends and the community
  4. Children and young people engage in education and have developmentally appropriate self-regulation & life skills
  5. Young people are well connected with post school pathways to quality education and / or employment

This Implementation Group has identified

  • the initial focus of activity being conducting Harwood conversation with young people to find out what they need to support their emotional and mental health.
  • need for an Audit of programs of support.
  • Pilot Peer Education project, that involves young people in the design
  • Analysis of Harwood conversations, health research and service audit

The full outline of the approach can be downloaded by clicking the image to the right.

Summary of Focus Area – Emotional Resilience

Progress of the initial Activity for this Implementation Group can be viewed in the form of a Data Dashboard, which can be viewed by clicking on the image to the left.

The project Dashboard presents information on the progress in Harwood Conversations with Young People in Blue Mountains High Schools.