Homeless Youth Support

Connect Health & Community runs a program for Innovative Health Services For Homeless Youth (IHSHY), and has an Outreach Health Worker for homeless young people in Cities of Bayside, Kingston and Glen Eira.

Services provided include:

  • Counselling young people and families when appropriate.
  • Casework, support, linking and referral to other health and welfare services as needed.
  • Health Promotion Projects and activities such as secondary consultation
  • Homeless Health Promotion Working Group
  • Health information, education and training

Eligibility

Homeless and at risk young people up to 25 years in municipalities of Bayside, Glen Eira and Kingston.

Sites Providing Service

Outreach to various locations e.g. Youth refuge, schools, youth centres, youth housing, other community settings if appropriate or needed.

Links to Other Sites

Hanover (housing establishment fund) - (MSHEP - Middle South Housing Entry Point for Youth)
Crisis accommodation and housing support. Financial assistance for rental bond and rent advance. 

Bayside Council Youth Services
 
Glen Eira Council Youth Services 
Kingston Council Youth Services

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