Testimonials


Don’t just take our word for it! Here are some testimonials straight from the schools, teachers and students who have experienced Creating Chances for themselves.

"Creating Chances has changed my life. It gave me the confidence and opportunity to be a leader in my community."

Student, Miller Technology High School and IEC

“The student coaches showed how empathetic they were; how interested they were in the primary school students. We saw a completely different side to them.”

Vice Principal, Canterbury Vale Primary School

“The program has improved my confidence and made me a more outgoing person. I feel I have accomplished a few of the goals and become more confident. It made me a better person.” 

Mason, Student, Gorokan High School

“The students at Canterbury Vale School love their sports and during these fun activities we’re able to see glimpses of their leadership potential and ability to contribute” 

Stuart Meney, Head Facilitator

“I was worried the kids won’t listen to me, but then I remembered what we learnt in class and it helped, it was so fun, now I can’t wait for next week”

Azhar, Student, Miller Tech High School

"We have seen suspensions decrease, truancy decrease, while engagement with academic work has improved, as well as their social interaction with each other"

Greg Lill, Principal, Jamison High School

“When I first joined Creating Chances I was very timid and closed up. Since being part of Creating Chances I have spoken up and come out of my shell. I am not afraid to speak up or have a go anymore."

Mikayla, Student, Wyong High School

“The facilitators are absolutely outstanding. The students loved every minute of the program and they were engaged and on-task at all times. I have only had absolutely brilliant feedback from every student.”

Teacher from Kingswood High School

“Students were enthusiastic and engaged, and have developed many important social and sporting skills”

Teacher from Fairfield IEC