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Hickory Youth Projects Upgrade
10/03/16

8 March 2016

Hickory...

Counselling & support that changes young lives
25/09/15

 

Donate securely on line at www.youthprojects.org.au/donate.htm, or send your donation to our...

The Hidden Hunger in our food rich city
14/07/15

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...

Your donation will help us to help others, like Alicia.
10/06/15

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....

National Reconciliation Week 27 May to 3 June 2015
28/05/15

 

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

Are jobs people ready?
05/05/15

A lot of time is spent trying to make people “job ready.” In my view, we could also make jobs more people ready

Many unemployed struggle to meet the very uniform...

How to engage kids in giving
07/01/15

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Project Press October 2014
10/10/14

Although youth unemployment is at its highest in decades, we’re making major inroads into job training and placement for young people, the hardest hit by a tight job market....

Laneway soccer match unites stars and homeless in Melbourne
16/09/14

Some of Melbourne's biggest soccer stars have joined homeless and at-risk young people for a game of street football in a city laneway.

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Is it a crime to be poor and hungry?
20/08/14

Over the past decade the face of homelessness in Australia has changed. People are becoming homeless younger and for longer.  The 2011 Census demonstrated that of the 105,...