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Y Foundations

Phone: 02 8306 7901

Location: suite 4, 619 Elizabeth st, Redfern NSW 2016

Mail: PO Box 3115, Redfern NSW 2016


Web: www.Yfoundations.org.au

Description: Yfoundations has sought to develop a range of policies to improve the service provision of youth services and to keep youth homelessness firmly on the political agenda. Yfoundations works closely with other peak organisations such as Homelessness NSW, DV NSW and Youth Action, among others. Yfoundations works on a national level with the National Youth Coalition of Housing and Homelessness Australia. Provides advocacy and policy responses to issues relevant to service providers and community members affected by homelessness. Develops health projects which aim to increase health services to homeless and at risk young people in New South Wales. This service is provided through capacity building training to youth workers and other interested people who work with young people, advocating for the needs and rights of homeless young people on the health agendas and developing and distributing resources to aid people in approaching health with young people experiencing homelessness.

Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm

Area Served: NSW

Keywords: People with a Disability; Youth; Homelessness; Peak Bodies; Systemic Advocacy

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