Frankston Youth Central

Opening Hours

Youth Central is closed until further notice. Please see online programs available below.

Our website and Youth Services social media pages will be updated regularly with the latest information.

School Term FREE Online Activities

Online Hangout

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays: Online Hangout Program 3.30-4.30pm
Join us on Zoom, see our social media for instructions or contact us.

Monday Madness: Kick off the week with some games and comps against our Youth Workers.

Wellness Wednesday: Break up the week with some relaxing, creative, hands-on activities and more.

Feel Good Fridays: Cap off the week with fun activities like cooking, to help you distress before the weekend.

Cost: Free

Study Support

Tuesday: Study Support 1-2pm

Join us on Zoom, see our social media for instructions or contact us.

Jump on and get support from Youth Workers with your remote learning studies

Cost: Free

Discovery Program

Thursday: Discovery Program 1-2pm

Join us on Zoom, see our social media for instructions or contact us.
One-on-one support and referrals around gaining employment, education, programs and services.

We can assist you with applications, licenses, budgeting, referrals and navigating red tape.

Cost: Free

What We Offer

We offer youth programs and events, and assist young people aged 12-24 years, and their families, within Frankston City municipality with support, information and referrals.

Our experienced youth workers can assist with:         

  • Referrals and information about employment, education, and services
  • Structured activities and youth groups
  • Life skills programs 
  • Resumes, cover letters, and job applications     
  • Accommodation, AOD, and study support  
  • Peer support groups
  • Volunteering opportunities
  • FREE access to Wi-Fi, PCs, scanning and printing (During opening hours only) 
  • L2P Learner Driver Mentor Program 

    (Assisting young Learners to acquire the necessary 120 hours required to gain their P’s)

Please check this page to stay updated with our latest programs, resources, and any relevant changes.

Programs are subject to change, contact Youth Central on 9768 1366 for further information.

School Holiday Programs

Each of the Hangouts offer a variety of activities throughout the school holidays.

Holiday activities for 12 - 17 year olds.
Many activities are free or low cost.

2020 Youth Grant

The Victorian Government, through the Engage! program gives funding to Frankston City Council to offer a Youth Grants program. The Youth Grants Program aims to support young people with technology equipment to help them with online education and training.

Who can apply?

Young people aged between 12 and 24 who live, work and/or study in the Frankston municipality (Frankston, Frankston South, Frankston North, Langwarrin, Karingal, Carrum Downs, Seaford, Langwarrin, Sandhurst, Skye).

What can Youth Grant money be spent on?

Materials, equipment and courses for your education, training and/or career aspirations.

This grant cannot be used to pay for laptop/iPad/tablet leases through any educational institution (schools).

Youth Grant Amount

Up to $500 is available per applicant and is provided to the item/service supplier (not the applicant).

How to apply?

  1. Read the Youth Grant Guidelines.
  2. Fill out an application form prior to the closing date. You can apply at https://frankston.smartygrants.com.au/ We can also mail out a hardcopy of the application with a return envelope for applicants who may not have internet access.
  3. Applicants must provide at least one relevant reference to support their application. Applicants are encouraged to provide a support letter by their referee.

If you need help filling in your application, please contact us.

Application dates

Applications open Monday 13th of July
Applications close Friday 7
th of August

Student Placement

Frankston Youth Services offers Work Placement opportunities for tertiary students currently studying at a registered training organisation or education institution.

To apply for student placement at Frankston Youth Service, please visit the Frankston City Council Work Experience page.

Frankston Central Hangout  

For further information on all Frankston Youth Central and Hangout activities please phone our team members.

Contact Us

Phone: 03 9768 1366
Email: engage@frankston.vic.gov.au

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@frankstonyouthservice

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