Flexible learning is a game changer for at-risk students

Flexible learning is a game changer for at-risk students

Last year, Cara* didn’t attend a single day of high school. When you consider her home life, it’s not hard to understand why – exposure to domestic violence, substance abuse, financial stress and mental health issues are everyday occurrences for her. Across Australia,...
Connection to culture

Connection to culture

This International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, Youth Off The Streets acknowledges the strength and resilience of Indigenous Peoples globally and celebrates First Nations young people’s achievements and contributions to our society. We also...
Finding the power within

Finding the power within

As a survivor of domestic and family violence (DFV), our Aftercare and Student Support Manager, Kylie Sharp, understands what it’s like for young people to live through DFV. Here, Kylie shares her story and talks about Youth Off The Streets’ Power Within program,...
Project-based learning on the land

Project-based learning on the land

Walking up the grassy hill from the paddock below the boys excitedly tail Virginia asking her questions about the horses pushing up against the fence, the types of birds fluttering from tree to tree and the bugs crawling underneath their muddy shoes. She answers all...