The Commissioner Says
Helen uses a variety of ways to do this and has a ‘Medium’ page which allows her to write about topical issues or projects the office are working on. She also keeps her Linked In page up to date with the latest news and work of the Commission.
Helen is often asked for comments by mainstream media and also writes ‘opinion pieces’.
|July 26th 2018||The risk of not including young people|
|July 6th 2018||Drug Treatment Orders|
|June 22nd 2018||Tackling Truancy|
|June 8th 2018||Imagine being 25|
|May 25th 2018||Stop the Bullying|
|May 10th 2018||The Gonksi Review|
|April 27th 2018||One year on…|
|April 20th 2018||Hosting His Royal Highness|
|April 6th 2018||Older posts|
Federal Election Priority: Place our children and young people front and centre for a change.
On the eve of our Federal Election I am reflecting on what it means to put our children and young people front and centre when designing…
May 17, 2019 / 5min read. Read More
Young people know what will deliver a more youthful city– if only we’d ask them
Evidence shows that young people worldwide are seeking opportunities to participate in building communities that value their energy and…
Apr 12, 2019 / 3min read. Read More
Mental Health: what children and young people have told me they need from us
Over the past 20 months since taking on this role, children and young people have told me and taught me a lot.They have taught me they are…
Mar 22, 2019 / 4min read. Read More
The world is changing for children and young people in regional communities.
They are globally connected and are part of a large youth generation that has high expectations of their community leaders along with a…
Feb 27, 2019 / 3min read. Read More