Creating a future without youth homelessness
Creating a future without youth homelessness
Yfoundations is the peak body organisation representing youth homelessness in Australia
Skills to Pay the Bills – Education and Employment Foundation Paper - A young person experiencing homelessness is more likely to have better outcomes when they have access to, and engagement with, education and employment opportunities. This paper uses survey and national data to demonstrate that young people experiencing homelessness have poorer education and employment outcomes and that more needs to be done to improve outcomes for young […]
New data reveals growing demand for homelessness services in New South Wales - You can download a PDF if this media release here. Data released today by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) has confirmed the unprecedented demand faced by Specialist Homelessness Services (SHSs) with SHSs seeing almost 70,000 clients in 2015/16.  The AIHW has today released the Specialist homelessness services 2015/2016 report which describes the […]
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ReCHARGE 2017 - Yfoundations is thrilled to present the full program for ReCHARGE 2017. Yfoundations ReCHARGE conferences are a great opportunity for those who work tirelessly to serve the most disadvantaged young people to come together and share knowledge on how to meet the challenges faced daily. ReCHARGE 2017 will be held over the 15th and 16th of […]
YOUTH HOMELESSNESS MATTERS DAY 2017 - This year Youth Homelessness Matters Day will fall on Wednesday the 5th of April. As in previous years we will encouraging everyone to LIKE. SHARE. ACT.     Additionally here in NSW we will be focusing on the fifth foundation for ending youth homelessness: Education and Employment. Emphasising the crucial role that access to education and employment play in preventing, and assisting young people in exiting […]

Yfoundations acknowledges the Gadigal People of the Eora Nation as the Traditional Owners of the land on which we work from. Yfoundations and all staff pay respects to Elders past, present and future.