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.

GR8 Expectations Programs

Regional Ready 4 Work Program – The RR4W Program assists young people to transition into the workforce by providing them with practical skills they need to successfully find work.

 

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.

 

Computer and Laptop Program

QYS have been given the opportunity to assist the youth in Townsville who are in need of a computer for education or training purposes. Through the generosity of local private schools a number of laptops and computers have been donated to forward onto young people in hardship.

 

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.

About our organisation

CALENDAR FOR 2018

MAY
25/05/18 – Launch of QYS’s LearnIT Youth Mentoring Program at Strand Park
JUNE
 4/06/18 – Intake of Recycle Your Dreams
JULY
13/07/18 – NAIDOC Deadly Day Out
AUGUST
SEPTEMBER
10/09/18 – Intake of Recycle Your Dreams
21/09/18 – 40th Annual General Meeting

CALENDAR FOR 2019

JANUARY
28/01/19 – Intake of Recycle Your Dreams