YCC is a vibrant community hub that provides education, training and support to more than 2000 people each week.

Short courses and workshops

Each term we offer a wide range of courses and workshops, from art and languages through to cooking, craft, gardening and a whole lot more. There’s definitely something for everyone to learn and enjoy.

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Community Engagement

Our community services include public access to computers, occasional childcare and service referrals. We develop curriculum, manage projects and hire out our facilities. Here we also share community and YCC news and events.

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Funded education and training programs

We offer a range of government funded accredited and pre-accredited training programs including, literacy, English, computers, youth, employment programs and more. Our vocational education and training programs are delivered with the support of State and Federal Governments, and are Centrelink-approved.

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We offer high quality, affordable childcare in a happy, safe and healthy environment for children aged 6 months to 5 years. Our stimulating and inclusive programs allow children to enjoy a range of age-appropriate activities.

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Venue hire / functions

For your meetings, conferences, training sessions, private parties and art exhibitions – our unique heritage venue at Francis Street and old quarryman’s residence at Blackwood Street have rooms available for hire at very reasonable rates.

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Youth Services – Reconnect

Reconnect:Engagement and Learner Support (also referred to as REALS) is a  Victorian State Government program that aims to support young people to re-engage with education or employment. Yarraville Community Centre provide Reconnect services across the local government areas of Maribyrnong, Melton and Brimbank in partnership with Dejrriwarrh Community and Education Services.

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Feel at home with YCC

Situated in the heart of Melbourne’s inner west, YCC is a hub of lifelong learning for people of all ages. From short courses and language and literacy classes, through to support services, childcare and more, we respond to the needs of our community by offering a wide range of programs and services that are accessible, responsive and fun.  

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Engaging with the community


  • We are proud to introduce you to our new YCC Reconnect Coach Sacha Gleeson, on the right with Reconnect client Sean, on the left. For the last 4 weeks Sacha, has been learning about his new role at YCC and  delivering great support to our clients. We value the experience and strengths Sacha brings to the role. If you are aged 17 - 30 years and did not complete high school or another course and are now interested in starting your study and training pathway please give our YCC Reconnect Coaches Sacha or Bettina a call on 9687 1560 for a chat about your options.  #community #nhvictoria #ycc #yarravillecommunitycentre #maribyrnong #maribyrnongcouncil #learnlocal  #ala #innerwestmelbourne #reconnect #djerriwarrh #communityplus #phoenix


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