Youth Week and Seniors Festival 2022

Youth Week and the Seniors Festival are in March/April this year.

The NSW Seniors Festival is being held from 25 March to 3 April, with the theme of Reconnect.

Youth Week is being held from 4 to 14 April. The theme for this year is It's up to youth.

Libraries run a range of programs and events for both weeks, covering a broad range of topics. It's a great time to promote the resources in your Find Legal Answers and Drug Info collections.

Webinars 

Let your community know about these two webinars being held during Youth Week and the Seniors Festival.

Join the Legal Aid NSW Elder Abuse Service to find out about planning ahead and elder abuse, including:

  • recognising the signs of elder abuse
  • sources of help 
  • wills
  • power of attorney
  • appointment of an Enduring Guardian.

Friday 25 March 2022, 10:00am - 12pm.

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Youth Week Webinar - police powers, fines and Suspect Target Management Plans

Join Jane Sanders from The Shopfront Youth Legal Centre talk about young people and police powers, fines, electing to go to court, appealing against a driving suspension period,  and how Suspect Target Management Plans (STMP) affect young people.

Tuesday 5 April 2022, 10:00 - 11:30am.

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Promotion on social media

A selection of social media posts have been created for you to share across your social media channels. Simply copy and paste the content and download the relevant image to share on your social media channels. The posts highlight content on the Find Legal Answers and Drug Info websites as well as information from legal and health agencies.  

Youth Week campaign Seniors Festival campaign

Youth and seniors pages 

Both the Find Legal Answers and Drug Info websites have pages specially designed for young people and seniors. These pages highlight resources and sources of help of importance to these two groups. You can navigate to these pages from each website's home page.

Find Legal Answers youth page Find Legal Answers seniors page

Drug Info youth page Drug Info seniors page

Youth and seniors promotion

During these two festivals, you could also:

  • order some free books and pamphlets from Legal Aid to give away
  • move your Tool Kit to your youth or seniors area
  • run a mocktail event
  • show the Respect your brain or Alcohol - get the facts videos

Find other promotional ideas on the youth and seniors promotion pages.

Find Legal Answers Youth Week promotion Drug Info Youth Week promotion

Find Legal Answers seniors promotion Drug Info seniors promotion