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Nungurra Youth Accommodation

Nungurra Youth Accommodation Services is a safe haven for young people who are experiencing homelessness or are at risk of becoming homeless.

It provides a range of services and support to help young people get back on their feet and move towards a brighter future. The refuge is located in Bairnsdale, Victoria, and has been operating for over 20 years.

One of the key strengths of Nungurra Youth Accommodation Services is its holistic approach to supporting young people.

Staff members work with residents to develop individualised plans that address their physical, emotional, and social needs.

This can include things like counselling, education and employment support, and assistance with finding stable housing.

The refuge also offers a range of recreational activities and programs to help young people build their confidence and connect with others.

Another important aspect of Nungurra Youth Accommodation Services is its commitment to creating a safe and welcoming environment for all young people.

The staff members are trained to be non-judgmental and supportive, and they work hard to create a sense of community within the refuge.

This can be particularly important for young people who may have experienced trauma or abuse in the past.

Nungurra Youth Accommodation Services is an incredibly valuable resource for young people in Bairnsdale and the surrounding areas.

It provides a vital safety net for those who are experiencing homelessness or are at risk of becoming homeless, and its holistic approach to support ensures that young people have the best possible chance of building a brighter future for themselves.

Support includes

  • Independent living skills
  • Links to education, training and employment
  • Referral to services such as alcohol & other drugs, legal, mental health, GP and psychologists.
  • Navigating Centrelink
  • Learners driving hours
  • Finding connection to the community

For more information:

To learn more, call GEGAC main reception on 5150 0700 and ask about Intake at Nungurra.

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