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The Jam Project

The Jam Project 2022 - Parent Application Form

If your daughter is entering Year 9 in 2022, please fill out this Parent Application form to complete your daughter's application. All information will remain private and confidential. If you have any questions about the program please contact: The Jam Project Coordinator Liat Azoulay on: 0406 045 861 or email: jamproject@ncjwavic.org.au

Objectives of The Jam Project: 

The Jam Project, aims to empower adolescent females in their transition to adulthood. The Jam Project has identified that providing emotional support and connection during adolescence can foster a sense of self-worth, self-belief and independence. The program addresses pivotal stages and topics that often require support during the teenage years. Echoing the vision of NCJWA Vic, ‘powering women and girls for a better world’, The Jam Project aspires to strengthen and empower young women in their development, fostering future leaders. 

What your daughter will receive from the program: 

  • The opportunity to build a secure and trusting relationship with a female Buddy between the ages of 21-28 years old.
  • Someone who will act as a sounding board to bounce ideas off to help navigate the following areas: personal, social, school and community involvement. 
  • Be inspired by someone outside your daughter's inner circle who has successfully managed situations in their own lives and can provide your daughter with a different perspective on working through obstacles.
  • Increase self-confidence and enhance personal awareness and resilience. 

Year 9 Participant Commitment: 

  • To commit for the 12-month period
  • Fortnightly catch ups with the Buddy 
  • Attendance at all group sessions 

Parent/Guardian Commitment: 

To actively assist in supporting your daughter in maintaining a positive relationship with the Buddy. This will include: assistance in communication, transportation and notifying The Jam Project Coordinator in advance if your daughter is unable to attend a group session.     

Processes and Requirements: 

  • Interviews and screening will take place for applicants and parents
  • Successful applicants will be matched with a Buddy in early 2022
  • Your Daughter must be fully vaccinated (two COVID-19 vaccines)

 

* The cost of the Jam Project is $280.00. For an extra $40.00 you can help ensure a subsidised place for another Participant.  If you have any questions regarding the fee for The Jam Project please contact Liat Azoulay  directly on 0406 045 861 email: jamproject@ncjwavic.org.au 

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