Since 1979 Yfoundations has been the NSW peak body representing young people at risk of, and experiencing, homelessness, as well as representing the services that provide direct support to those young people.
As a member of Yfoundations you can have closer participation in the work to create a future without youth homelessness.Become a Member
Fresh concerns for renters new state rental vacancies data revealing 80% of Queensland markets are as tight or even more constricted than in the previous quarter. Youth services fear the rising cost of rentals is contributing to youth homelessness across the state.Read More
April 21 is Youth Homelessness Matters Day, a day aimed at raising awareness of child and youth homelessness around the country. Last year, around 23,000 children and young people aged 12 to 25 sought help from homelessness services in NSW. Most turned up alone.Read More
The Youth Homelessness Representative Council (YHRC) is a group of 10 young people (aged 18-25) who meet 4 times a year to discuss and plan around issues affecting young people at risk of, or experiencing homelessness.
Applications are sought from young people (18-25) with life experience and an interest in youth and community work.
For more information on the YHRCJoin Us
Work with us towards a society where all young people are valued, engaged and supported.