Youth Projects provides health, outreach, community and employment, education and training services to individuals experiencing disadvantage, unemployment, homelessness and alcohol and other drug issues.
Youth Projects promotes inclusion, builds resilience and creates opportunities.

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OUTREACH & ONGOING CARE. MAKING THE DIFFERENCE ON MELBOURNE’S STREETS
There is a unique difference in Youth Projects' outreach teams.  We’re putting highly trained workers - nurses, mental health and drug safety workers, on the spot on...
Creating the building blocks for a better life

"Youth Projects’ training meant I learned skills in an area where there are jobs available and really taught me what I need to know to make sure I get a job interview and...

Projects Press June/July 2014

We’re working at ground zero on many of the nation’s toughest problems. In the north of Melbourne, Coolaroo and Craigieburn top the nation in youth unemployment at 33 per cent...

Projects Press April/May 2014

From the work of our high performing employment team to overcoming barriers to job search,  how we work with employers and a close look at the rise in homelessness in the...

Projects Press November/December 2013

We've seen over 10,000 people, we helped place 7,000 apprentices and we've changed the lives of  353 unemployed young people who we've eased into their  first proper...

BUDGET 14: ALL PAIN, NO GAIN FOR YOUTH IN BROADMEADOWS

Youth Projects says young people in the Broadmeadows region will suffer under harsh changes to welfare payments under the federal budget.

The organisation says the region...

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Anthony's Story
Twenty eight year old Anthony was referred to the Youth Projects outreach team YNOT to provide support regarding his heroin use. Anthony had been using heroin daily...
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