MACC becomes premier partner of Michael Long centre
13 March 2015
Territory Motor Accidents Commission has been named a Premier Partner of the
new Michael Long Leadership and Learning Centre in Darwin.
Commission has signed a 10-year sponsorship agreement with the Centre to
deliver generational change in road user behaviour through safety awareness and
education programs for Indigenous youth.
Commissioner Jim Colvin said MAC has a proud history of supporting road safety
initiatives in the Territory, particularly through involvement with football
with the program gives us the opportunity to make a long-lasting impact on road
safety in the Territory,” he said.
shows that engaging with young people through sporting programs can make a huge
difference to how the road safety message is received.”
Long Leadership and Learning Centre is a first-class facility providing
leadership and learning programs for Indigenous male and female students from
the grounds of TIO Stadium in Darwin, the centre will harness the power of
football to deliver long lasting outcomes to the people of the Northern
will engage with approximately 1000 indigenous students each year aged 12-17 as
they attend a week long, structured, tailored and measured educational program,
delivered by professional educators in a safe, residential, sports themed
facility. Students will gain accreditations contributing to their NT
Certificate of Education.
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