OVP operates on a model of passion-based learning, using culture, community and connection as the basis for lifelong change. Passion based learning focuses on the strengths and skills of the young person, and engaging them in education based on personal interests and talents.
Often young people have not received early support and positive role modelling. OVP matches young people with mentors who share a common passion or interest and excel in their field. The difference is in our mentoring services is that we choose world class pioneers and industry professionals that respond to the youth’s passion.
We utilize an integrated approach with a range of services working together to provide holistic support that addresses risk factors and increases protective factors. We address the underlying issues that contribute to homelessness & offending, linking young people to