Archives: July 2014

Petition to keep LLENS funding in schools

July 23, 2014

LLENs are amazing facilities that provide links between young people and their potential employers. including those currently engaged in schooling and those who have dropped out of schooling and are facing unemployment. The unemployment rate in the western suburbs for young people aged 15 to 19 is 38.4 per cent, as compared to the rate in greater Victoria, which is 7.2 per cent. The difference is stark.