Youth are an important part of the Huon Valley community.

This page lists youth specific services offered in the Huon Valley by the Huon Valley Council and other professional services and community groups.

For more information on youth services provided within the Huon Valley, contact Council’s Youth Development Officer.

Ph: (03) 6264 0300


FB: Huon Valley Youth

What’s happening


ARVOs is the Huon Valley Council’s afternoon activities program. This program aims to provide FREE activities for children and youth throughout the Huon Valley.



Each Thursday during school terms, afternoon activities take place in Dover. These activities are for all families in Dover and the surrounding areas.

This program is proudly sponsored by Tassal.



Coming soon to rural townships across the Huon Valley in Term 4. Locations and times to be confirmed.

This program is proudly sponsored by Huon Valley Bendigo Bank and Financial Services.



Coming soon to Huonville, ARVO’s will commence in Term 4. Location and times to be confirmed.

This program is proudly sponsored by Duggans, Bioflex Nutrition, Homelands, L&S Doyle, Geeveston Op-Shop and the Australian Drug Foundation.

Youth Services

The Huon Valley Council believes in connecting youth with trusted professional services. Below is a list of services offered within the Huon Valley and surrounds that are recommended by youth.

Click here to learn more about our trusted youth services.

If you need immediate support, we recommend the following:

Kids Helpline

1800 551 800


1800 650 890


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Youth Committee

The Huon Valley Council has a committee made of Huon youth who are passionate about making sure that youth are heard in all projects and events that take place within the Huon Valley.

The Youth Committee also creates their own projects each year. Currently the Committee are working on a Mental Health Wallet card created for youth within the valley.

6 steps to having a conversation

Talking about mental health can be difficult, so here are six steps to help you along the way.

6 steps to having a conversation

Youth Clubs & Groups

There are a variety of groups that youth can join and take part in.

This includes, but is not limited to sporting clubs, youth groups and other clubs.

Click here to find a list of clubs and groups.