NSW Youth Settlement Snapshot 2016 – 2017

MYAN snapshot

MYAN NSW has released a snapshot of youth settlement to NSW 2016 – 2017 providing an overview of current youth settlement data for the Humanitarian and broader migration program. The snapshop looks at a range of demographic data, such as: language, gender, age, religion and settlement location.

Engaging Young People from Multicultural Backgrounds through Sport
MYAN sports text

In April 2014, MYAN NSW and the GWS Giants hosted a sector development forum to bring together youth, mutlicultural and sports organisations to explore ways to use sports to engage young people from multicultural backgrounds. To coincide with this, we launched a fact sheet which includes tips and and case studies. To download a copy of the fact sheet, click here.

MYAN sports

A brochure focusing on sport and multicultural young people is also available to download here.

Humanitarian Youth Arrivals to NSW in 2012
MYAN Factsheet

In 2013 we released the first ever fact sheet on the settlement of humanitarian young people in NSW. You can download Humanitarian Youth Arrivals to NSW in 2012here.


What is a Youth Service?
MYAN Youth Service

For many young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds and their families, the concept of a youth service is unfamiliar. To help explain the role of youth services, MYAN NSW has developed this resource.

Download What is a youth service? A guide for families who have migrated to Australia


Keeping Their Hopes Alive: A good practice guide to case management with young people from refugee backgrounds
MYAN Keeping Hopes

MYAN NSW in partnership with Settlement Services International launched the resource Keeping Their Hopes Alive: A good practice guide to case management with young people from refugee backgrounds as part of Refugee Week 2012. The  guide aims to provide a holistic framework for identifying, targeting and meeting the diverse needs of young people from refugee backgrounds.

To download a copy of this resource, click here.


Centre for Multicultural Youth (CMY):

Multicultural Youth South Australia (MYSA):

Youth Action NSW:

Australian Clearinghouse for Youth Studies:

NSW Service for the Treatment And Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma Survivors:

Other Resources

A range of other resources developed by MYAN NSW area available on our Policy Work page.