Our Programs

Reconnect Program

Reconnect Program

Early intervention outreach program which targets young people (12 to 18 years) who are homeless or at risk of homelessness by reconnecting them with family, education, training or employment.

Young Parents Programs

Young Parents Programs

Aimed at assisting young parents, their partners and their children through various projects, outreach, information and referral services.

Youth Housing & Reintegration Service

Youth Housing & Reintegration Service

Aims to reduce homelessness affecting young people who are transitioning from child protection, transitioning to the community following a period of sentence or remand in a Youth Detention Centre, or are homeless.

LearnIT Youth Mentoring Program

LearnIT Youth Mentoring Program will target young people who do not have the ability to complete their 100 hours of supervised driving experience without the assistance of this program.

 

Recycle Your Dreams – Empowering Youth Initiative

The Recycle Your Dreams initiative will empower targeted youth aged 15-24 years to address barriers to employment and reduce their risk of becoming welfare dependent via a social enterprise, providing a supportive working environment for youth in their first job.

Recycle Your Dreams was previously funded by the Federal Department of Jobs and Small Business as an Empowering Youth Initiative. The previous 2 year grant has now ended and Recycle Your Dreams has ceased operation. Queensland Youth Services are currently seeking alternative funding.

About our organisation

What's happening @ QYS

24th – 27th August
Learners Test and Road Safety Course

21st – 24th September
Learners Test and Road Safety Course

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Are you (or do you know) a young person who has a talent that could lead to self-employment? Maybe photography, animal care, cooking, dressmaking etc, if so then read on!!
QYS will be partnering with the Australian School of Entrepreneurship to offer 15 young people the opportunity to start their own business!!
This is a 14 week personalised mentoring and support course with 4 hours being “in-person” here at QYS training room (every Friday 9am-1pm, commencing on the 14th August) with a graduation ceremony at the end of the program. Some funding could also be available to assist with startup costs.
A commitment to the 14 weeks of training is essential, young person must be aged between 15-20 years and resides in Townsville.
Contact us on 4771 3648 for further information.

 

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Here it is!! The official Cyberbullying “You Can Tell Me” video!!

Thanks to the QYS Reconnect Team, JPoint, Department of Child Safety Youth and Womenheadspace Townsville and all of the young superstars who helped create, produce and star in this important message!

Please feel free to share our video to your networks, friends and families!!

You Can Tell Me

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