Module 2: perspectives on working with young people: facilitator's guide

Topic 6: Young people, advocacy and the law

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Suggested time: 1.5 hours


Learners will be introduced to the basic principles of social justice. This topic will also discuss the necessity of advocacy and access and equity for young people.

Key issues

6.1 Young people and social justice

6.2 Why young people need advocacy

6.3 Young people, advocacy and the law

Web resources

Law stuff website (

Australian Institute of Criminology website (

Reach Out website (