Safe and Connected Youth Program provides support for children and young people under the age of 16 and their parents/carers and family, who are experiencing or at risk of homelessness.
The Safe & Connected Youth program emphasises restoration, reunification and reconciliation between children/young people and their families. Families participate in individual and family case management, and will access family mediation.
30% of homeless people in Australia are under the age of 18.
1 in 200 people are homeless in Australia on any given night.
27,688 young people aged between 12-24 years are experiencing homelessness, account for one quarter of the total homeless population in Australia.
To refer a person go to: https://crs.org.au/scyp-referral-form/