Building Blokes Program
Does it feel like you've been dealt a bad hand? Maybe you get into fights, drink too much, can't control your anger, have poor relationships, keep getting fines or just aren't living your best life. The Building Blokes program is here to help you live a great life, one without constant struggle. Building Blokes is a mentoring and development program that covers current mens issues. Just by attending, participants can reduce their NSW Revenue fines by up to $2,000.
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About the Program
The Building Blokes program helps young males better cope with problems they commonly face. Participants of the program will learn;
- How to cope with anger
- How to form and build better relationships with those around you
- Better ways to deal with gambling, drugs and alcohol
- How social media affects you
- How to deal with peer pressure
- Resilience skills
Who's the Building Blokes program for?
The Building Blokes program is for men aged 16-24 that want to imporve their lives. If you have fines with NSW Revenue then the Building Blokes program is also for you. Eligible participants can reduce up to $2000 worth of fines by completing the program.
Enrolments are open throughout the year.
The program runs for 2 hours per week, for 8 weeks.
What are the workshops like?
Workshops consist of a small group of guys lead by Top Blokes youth workers. The workshops will feature a friendly, encouraging and interactive environment.
Can I reduce my fines?
Particpants of the Building Blokes program can reduce NSW Revenue fines by up to $2000 through the Work & Development Order scheme. To ensure your eligability please contect Top Blokes on 1300 850 450 or visit www.revenue.nsw.gov.au/fines/eo/wdo for more information.
What topics are covered?
Masculinity, Alcohol/Drugs/Gambling addictions, Mental health, Healthy relationships, Sexual health, Cyber-bulling, and more. For a detailed list, please download the Building Blokes Program Booklet below.
The programs are held in three locations;
Platform Youth Service, 22-24 Lemongrove Rd, Penrith
Wollongong Youth Service, 85 Burelli St, Wollongong.
Penninsula Community Centre, 93 McMasters Rd, Woy Woy
Mondays 4-6:30pm (including BBQ)
Wyong Comminity Health Centre, 38A Pacific Hwy, Wyong
Wednesdays 2-4:30pm (including BBQ)
"After losing my license I paid off all my fines with the help of Top Blokes. I have no more debts and now have something to put on my resume".
Mentoring with TopBlokes has been an easy way to get myself back on track. They're really supportive and are here for us guys".
I want to to change my life and enrol in the Building Blokes program now:
Want more information? Download the Building Blokes Program booklet;
To enquire about the program please contact the Top Blokes Foundation:
Phone: 1300 450 850
If you're an organisation that deals with young men we'd love to work together. If your organisation would benefit from the Building Blokes program, for either service users or staff, workshop content can be tailored to your needs. Alternatively to refer young men to the Building Blokes program please get in contact with us via the information above.
The Top Blokes Foundation is always looking for donors to help keep the Building Blokes program running. To support Building Blokes and positively impact the lives of young men please go to https://www.topblokes.org.au/donate/ or contact us via the contact information above.