Youth Homelessness Matters Day
Youth Homelessness Matters Day (YHMD) aims to raise awareness and public discussion about youth homelessness so that we can develop sustainable and innovative solutions for not only supporting the needs of homeless young people but supporting their dreams.
This year YHMD will be held on Wednesday, 21st April 2021.
Youth Homelessness Matters Day (YHMD) 2021 media kit
Thank you for supporting YHMD by sharing this information with your networks to reach as many people as possible. Youth Homelessness Matters Day aims to raise awareness and public discussion about youth homelessness so that we can develop sustainable and innovative solutions for not only supporting the needs of homeless young people but supporting their dreams.
This year YHMD will be held on Wednesday, 21st April 2021. We need your support for the national online campaign. There is nothing more powerful than a community that joins together to take action. That’s why we’re asking you to join us and voice the belief that youth homelessness matters.
Please find pre-written text options and images for Youth Homelessness Matters Day below.
Please find our Youth Homelessness Matters Day campaign kit here.
2. Post on social media
Please find below some suggested text and images you can download for your social media posts.
3. Print the poster for your noticeboard
Or hand out this version:
4. Listen to our podcast – Young & Homeless
In this podcast series we will chat with some amazing speakers who are politicians, government workers, service providers, researchers, academics and people with a lived experience of homelessness. We will tackle some of the important issues faced by children and young people at risk of or who are experiencing homelessness.
Our Podcast is launched on Youth Homelessness Matters Day with a special four-part YHMD episode. We want to explore what YHMD is all about and why youth homelessness is still such a critical issue that we should all care about.
Work with us towards a society where all young people are valued, engaged and supported.