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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Hot and homeless in Melbourne
While many Victorians complained about the heat, or lack of power and air conditioning last week, this was a taste of daily life for any one of Melbourne’s 10,000 homeless...
Counselling & support that changes young lives


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The Hidden Hunger in our food rich city

We’ve been overwhelmed  by the generosity of the Melbourne community who have come forward with food and supplies during this bitterly cold winter. As a result we’ve been...

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Half of all people facing homelessness in Australia are aged under 25. With the right support, when and where it’s needed, we’re helping people get their lives back on track....

The Melbourne teenager going to school while living under a bridge

The Age, 3 June 2015
By Aisha Dow

A suit bag is an odd thing to find in a homeless camp. But its owner is planning to go places. 

It hangs here in the...

National Reconciliation Week 27 May to 3 June 2015


Youth Projects acknowledges the Traditional Owners of country throughout Australia and recognises their continuing connection to land, waters and community. We pay...

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Youth under-employment
Youth Projects’ training programs are featured in this story from SBS news about youth underemployment and how we’re helping skill young people to combat...
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