For most of us, a barbecue or a visit to the park are just a part of life but for Jess Taylor these outings are no easy feat. They’re big wins for the young mum who has been quietly carving out a place in the world for herself and her daughter, Annie, all the while finding her voice.Read my story
Outcomes for young people
BYS has invested in establishing a Quality Practice and Knowledge Team to implement the organisation’s commitment to building understanding and evidence about the challenges faced by young people and how we can continually improve our work and the wellbeing of young people.
Requests for data or proposals for research partnerships and post-graduate research opportunities can be directed to the:
BYS Research and Evaluation Coordinator
Young People's Stories
“Everything is different now, even just little things; the way I hold myself, the way I dress. Back then I wouldn’t wear makeup at all and now I’m the opposite – on the weekends, I do not leave the house without putting my face on! I’m sassy now and I have gotten a lot stronger inside.”Read my story
Useful information and homeless help resources
- Ask IzzyAsk Izzy is a new online directory which provides an A to Z of homelessness help. It lists more than 340,000 different services and will help you find a service near you.
- Homeless Hotline (HPIQ)This is a phone information and referral service for people who are experiencing homelessness. Available 24 hours, 7 days a week. Phone: 1800 47 47 53 (1800 HPIQLD) or TTY 1800 010 222