Sydney Young Parents Program

Service Description

Provides safe, supported medium term accommodation to young parents 16-24, who are homeless, at risk of homelessness, are couch surfing, experiencing child protection or domestic violence concerns. Couples are eligible if one partner does not have any drug or violence issues, fathers and mother accepted separately with children, and pregnant women. Mental illnesses must be managed to qualify for this program. Outreach is available to people leaving the program. Shared housing is offered with no staff onsite. Must be able to live independently. Available to young people aged 16-24 years.

Alternate Names: SYPP

Hours of Operation

Mon- Fri 9:00am-5:00pm

Accessibility

Referral System

May contact directly or through agency referral

Service Fees

Rental Fees for accommodation

Languages (other than English)

Interpreter Services Available

Disability Access

Yes. Ground level

Organisational Information

Area Served

Sydney LHD

Parent Organisation

YWCA

Postal Address

Post Office Box 84

Summer Hill

NSW

2130

Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities

No

Last Updated: 17 October 2017

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