YAG member receives community services award from the Craigieburn Rotary Club

Jake Tossé was recognised for his volunteering contribution to the youth advisory group (YAG) at headspace Craigieburn.

Jake consistently surpasses our expectations in his pursuit to improve access to mental health services for young people in Craigieburn and surrounding areas. He is always willing to put his hand up to be involved with community awareness initiatives developed by headspace Craigieburn and their partners.

Jake is a team player who continuously demonstrations his ongoing commitment to the YAG through his consistent participation at team meetings, constantly volunteering his time outside of our meetings to assist at events and event planning among other things. Jake has been instrumental in assisting the centre to establish new and innovative ways to reach young people through information technology mediums. His technological abilities and work ethic has also been recognised across the sector including Hume Youth Services. He is highly dependable, efficient, and unfailingly punctual.

To date Jake has been involved with:-

  • SNAP space fitness grant submission
  • headspace Nation forum
  • O- week festivities
  • Bunnings BBQ
  • Craigieburn festival chill out zone
  • Youth week event- Cyber sounds silent dance party
  • Presentation to Rotary
  • YAG interviews

 

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