Participants came from Bonalbo, Alstonville, Ballina, Lismore, Nimbin, Coffs Harbour, Casino, Goonellabah, Murwillumbah, Brunswick Heads, Byron Bay, Lismore, Uralba, Kyogle, Brisbane, Ocean Shores and Billinudgel.
The diversity of the community was also reflected in having a number of participants from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander background and participants with ongoing health conditions. Participants ranged in age from 13 to 24 years of age.
The workshop was facilitated by Peter Chown and included group discussion and interaction around five key topics:
- Health and Health Issues
- Access to Services
- Service Providers
- Diversity and Youth Participation
- Health Promotion and Online Services/Resources