The YCW Organises, Educates and Empowers young people to be a positive change within their own lives and the community.


AYCW Vision Statement

The YCW works to create a society, which actively supports respects and values the God given dignity of each person. We will consciously uphold basic humans rights, especially the right to meaningful and just work. We will educate for global awareness and solidarity. Through taking action and reviewing in our communities, young people will discover the deepest meaning and mission of their lives.


AYCW National Campaign

The AYCW aims to Represent, Educate and Serve all young workers. Worth Working For: Security and Dignity in Life, is a campaign that reflects the reality of young workers as they struggle to feel secure in their life when it comes to finances, secure work and a stable home life. Read more

YCW is for young people

The YCW is run FOR, BY and WITH young people. Members of the Australian YCW are young people aged between 16 – 30 years old, who are students, professionals, full-time, part-time and casual workers and volunteers, who gather in friendship groups to discuss key issues that are affecting there life. Read more

YCW near YOU

The Australian YCW are all over Australia, in the Archdioceses of Adelaide, Melbourne and Perth; and the Dioceses of Parramatta and Sandhurst. We are currently working with Young People from the Dioceses of Armindale, Townsville and Port Pirie. Find your local movement


  08 December - 11 December 2013
  Inspired for Leadership, Aireys Inlet, Victoria
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