The program may be offered online, or in person. It includes activities like photography, music, street art and meme-making, with space to strengthen personal development skills and nurture friendships.
How Does It Work?
Participants have a Zoom ‘meet and greet’ followed by meetings once a week for six weeks via Zoom or in person workshop, covering the following topic areas.
The Power of the Shared Experience
Introduction and connection with facilitators and peers.
Self-Care and Self-Compassion
An understanding of (and practical tools for) self-care and compassion.
Exploring alternative communication methods for connection.
Connection not Perfection
The way in which shared stories can illuminate, connect and empower.
Let’s Talk about ‘It’
Exploring experiences of mental health, mental illness, language and stigma.
Tools for the Future
Next steps for participants to learn, grow and practice their new skills.
There is an extensive range of resources included to support these learnings.
Take a look at our What’s On section to see when the next Satellite Connect Youth program will be happening!
If you are new to Satellite, head on over to our Expression of Interest form to get started.