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Who we are

Youth Off The Streets is a leading Australian youth services organisation. We transform the lives of young people in need by providing safety, support and opportunities to build a positive future.

Our news & stories

“Keep fighting for their rights”

“Keep fighting for their rights”

Katie Brennan has firsthand experience of the positive impact of child protection. Now, as Youth Off The Streets’ Refuges Team Leader, she describes how she and her team provide young people with the safety and support they need.

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Child protection image of young person

“Keep fighting for their rights”

Katie Brennan has firsthand experience of the positive impact of child protection. Now, as Youth Off The Streets’ Refuges Team Leader, she describes how she and her team provide young people with the safety and support they need.

Home-based learning program

Flexible learning is a game changer for at-risk students

For young people put in the ‘too hard’ basket by mainstream schools, the ability to combine remote learning with classroom time is helping them reconnect with education.

Using pronouns and Wear It Purple Day

“I’m really happy to be who I am”

This Wear It Purple Day, non-binary EDEN College student Naya and School Manager Lisa Hobden speak about creating safe, inclusive spaces for all young people.

The scale of the problem

12 to 24-year-olds are homeless on any given night in Australia

1 in 5

young Australians report high levels of psychological distress

%

of our clients have experienced domestic and family violence

1 in 7

15 to 24-year-olds live below the poverty line

Together, we’re making a difference

young people were supported by our services last year

young people received homelessness and housing support last year

young people disconnected from mainstream education are enrolled in our independent schools