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A kind and generous donation from you today can help a disadvantaged young person.

YOU CAN MAKE MIRACLES HAPPEN FOR DISADVANTAGED KIDS THIS CHRISTMAS

It’s not pleasant talking about the misery of kids and the unimaginable trauma they have faced in their young lives. But we are not going to sugar-coat it. If we did, it wouldn’t be fair to our kids and it wouldn’t be fair to you because you wouldn’t really know how much suffering they have experienced and how desperately we need your support to help us provide them with the urgent care they need.

CONNOR’S* STORY

When Connor was a little boy, he watched his dad beat his mum so viciously that she died from her injuries the same night. It was Christmas Eve. And even though he knew there would be no presents or Christmas lunch, he never thought it would be the last time he would ever see his mum.

Unfortunately, foster care was just as dangerous with unfathomable physical and sexual abuse.

 

BETH’S STORY

Beth was born into extreme poverty, with both parents addicted to drugs, Beth was placed in foster care at a young age. Her physical disability put a strain on her new family. But her mum didn’t want her back. So at 15 with no place to go, she ended up on the streets.

You can read more about Connor and Beth’s stories here.

YOU CAN MAKE MIRACLES HAPPEN FOR HOMELESS AND DISADVANTAGED KIDS THIS CHRISTMAS. 

You can make a difference to the lives of kids like Connor and Beth. Please make a donation so we can support young people in urgent need of our services – and show them that we do care, and we will never give up.

 

*Names have been changed to protect the privacy of our young people

**All donations over $2 are tax deductible

  • $80
    single
    can give 40 homeless kids a hot meal and friendly conversation so they are not alone
  • $360
    single
    can support the mental health of 8 young people with counselling over Christmas
  • $550
    single
    can help kids battling drug and alcohol addiction with group rehabilitation
  • $1170
    single
    can reach up to 30 homeless kids in urgent need of food, shelter and medical attention

Fundraise For Us

As an individual, school, university, TAFE, workplace or social group you can organise an activity or challenge that can be fun and inspiring while helping disadvantaged young people. An existing event may also be a great way for you to support Youth Off The Streets.

 

Host your own fundraising event

Anything from a morning tea to a golf day...turn an event into a fundraiser

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Community and sporting events

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Upcoming fundraisers & events near you

See what is coming up and get involved!

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Real Estate Sleep Out

Initiated by Cooley Auctions, this annual event brings together the real estate industry to experience a night in a homeless kid’s shoes and to support young people at risk.

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Where the money goes

Logan Outreach launches a program for young offenders

In March 2015, Logan Outreach launched Kicking Goals 2 Transition, which focused on self improvement through a series of workshops and sporting activities. The program helped young people transition from juvenile detention back into the community through setting goals and working on personal growth.

The program was run over the course of eight weeks and helped young people: develop life skills; increase their health and fitness; build team work; and their employability skills.

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We rely on long-term support

We would like to thank all our supporters for their continuing belief in helping disadvantaged young people.

In Celebration

Celebrate an engagement, wedding, anniversary, birthday or any other special event with a donation to Youth Off The Streets, and give hope and a future to young people in need.

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Bequests

A gift in your Will is a powerful way to help some of Australia’s most vulnerable young people now and in the future.

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In Memoriam

A Memorial Donation to Youth Off The Streets is a thoughtful way to remember someone close to you, and at the same time help give hope and a future to young people in need.

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Our partners

We value working with partners that are focused on making a positive contribution to the community, in alignment with our goals and objectives.

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Volunteer

Our volunteers are aged between 21 – 80 years old and work within most of our services through one off events, as skilled volunteers and as regular community volunteers.

Volunteer profile

Bettina from Key College

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Griffith Outreach success

A simple routine helps youth most at risk to increase school attendance

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Can't volunteer, but want to help?

Run a fundraiser instead!

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Our Food Van...

is just one of many services that rely on volunteers. Click through to our volunteer page and apply today!

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Volunteers are happier

Volunteers at Youth Off The Streets live happier lives by donating their time

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We would like to thank all our supporters for their continuing belief in helping disadvantaged young people.

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With so many young people in need, and with the demands on our services growing, we need your help more than ever. Youth Off The Streets merchandise is one way you can support us so that we can help more...

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Our partners

We value working with partners that are focused on making a positive contribution to the community, in alignment with our goals and objectives.

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Partner

We value working with partners that are focused on making a positive contribution to the community, in alignment with our goals and objectives.

Corporate Social Responsibility

Community organisations and businesses can work together for a better future

Our current supporters

Have a look at the businesses supporting Youth Off The Streets

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Trudi's Story

When Trudi* first came into contact with Youth Off The Streets, she was 15 and homeless

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ClubsNSW supporting our schools

The cost of education is a barrier to our young people. One organisation that supports us with education is ClubsNSW

ClubsNSW supporting our schools

National Volunteer Week

Drive employee engagement programs through volunteer days!

National Volunteer Week story

Jessica's Story

“I had come to the end of the line. Youth Off The Streets was my last hope” - Jessica

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We rely on long-term support

We would like to thank all our supporters for their continuing belief in helping disadvantaged young people.

Our partners

We value working with partners that are focused on making a positive contribution to the community, in alignment with our goals and objectives.

Read more

In Celebration

Celebrate an engagement, wedding, anniversary, birthday or any other special event with a donation to Youth Off The Streets, and give hope and a future to young people in need.

Read more

In Memoriam

A Memorial Donation to Youth Off The Streets is a thoughtful way to remember someone close to you, and at the same time help give hope and a future to young people in need.

Read more

Bequests

A gift in your Will is a powerful way to help some of Australia’s most vulnerable young people now and in the future.

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