The Children and Youth Area Partnerships acknowledge Aboriginal and
Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Custodians of the
land and acknowledges and pays respect to their Elders, past and
Children and Youth Area Partnerships are an area-based governance platform to improve outcomes for children, young people and families. Informed by the Collective Impact framework they maximise the combined effort across the three levels of government, Victoria Police, education, justice, health and community sector organisations, business, philanthropy and the broader community.