Youth

In this section you can find out about Council's youth events, programs, services and how young people can get involved to help shape Council's projects and decision making. The City of Mitcham has a number of facilities and events that are specifically tailored for youth.  


Upcoming Youth Events

Body Confident Children and Teens - Parents Seminar

Monday 21 May 2018, 7pm to 8.30pm

 Butterfly Foundation

Cumberland Park Community Centre, 388 Goodwood Road, Cumberland Park SA 5041

Join the Butterfly Foundation, Australia's largest charity supporting those affected by eating disorders and negative body image, for an informative seminar for parents of primary and secondary age children. This relaxed seminar will help give knowledge, information and tips to help you better understand and promote positive body image at home.

Topics covered include:

  • Background on body image and importance of prevention
  • Brief overview of eating and body related issues and warning signs
  • Key influences on body confidence
  • Importance of role modelling positive body image and healthy behaviours
  • Understanding 'Fat Talk' and handling 'stuff' they say
  • Awareness around behaviours that increase or decrease body satisfaction
  • Referral and support information
  • Please note, this session does not cover dealing with fussy eaters

Visit https://thebutterflyfoundation.org.au/our-services/education/education-events/ to register your attendance.

Contact Us

Tel 08 8372 8888

Fax 08 8372 8101

Email Us

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Locate Us

PO Box 21

Mitcham Shopping Centre

Torrens Park SA 5062

131 Belair Road

Torrens Park SA 5062

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