Sydney Young Parents Program
The client group for the service is young parents (under 25 years) and their children who are homeless or at risk of homeless and
pregnant young women.
The geographic coverage for the service is the FACS Sydney District as defined by the following LGAs Ashfield, Burwood, Canada Bay,
Canterbury, City of Sydney, Leichhardt, Marrickville and Strathfield.
The service model includes:
- A client centred approach that will place the client at the centre of all service responses and be tailored to the needs of the target client group.
- Collaboration with other specialist homelessness services,
mainstream service providers and housing providers.
Delivery of the following core SHS service
- Intervene early to prevent homelessness
- Rapid rehousing
- Intensive responses for clients with complex needs
Launchpad employs and manages the following staff:
Zac Elbourne – firstname.lastname@example.org
Angela Buckfield – email@example.com
YWCA NSW employs and manages the following staff:
Virginia Mackay – firstname.lastname@example.org
Rwbecca Golder – email@example.com
The Good Shepherd employs and manages the following staff:
Christine Margi – firstname.lastname@example.org
Jodie Hodder – email@example.com