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It's time to tune in to the people who remain silent victims experiencing family violence

6 December 2021

Six years ago, among many important findings, the Victorian Royal Commission into Family Violence identified young people as the ‘silent victims’ of family violence.

Youth homelessness education sessions at Frontyard

Youth Homelessness Education Sessions are back for 2022

30 November 2021

Frontyard Youth Services is happy to announce our education sessions on Youth Homelessness will recommence from Term 1, 2022.

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The message is clear: everyone needs a home

1 October 2021

Everyone needs a home

Homelessness Week 2021

Transforming youth homelessness

1 August 2021

As we observe Homelessness Week 2021, Victoria has an opportunity to transform youth homelessness in our state and change it for good.

West refuge in Werribee

West Side Story

26 March 2021

Thank you to those who have supported the West Refuge in Werribee, supporting young people with emergency accommodation and practical, mental health and therapeutic wrap around supports.

Lisa's take on International Women's Day

10 March 2021

As part of of our series to acknowledge some of our great women leaders at MCM, we caught up with Lisa O’Brien, Senior Manager Youth And Family Homelessness Services to chat about International Women’s Day (IWD) and what inspires her most.

Their journey home podcast

Their Journey Home Episode 3 Homelessness among Indigenous Australians

28 September 2020

Indigenous Australians carry the legacy of one of the oldest living cultures in the world but are sadly overrepresented in homelessness statistics.

Their journey home podcast

Their Journey Home Episode 2 Not all rainbows for the queer community now live

18 September 2020

The LGBTQIA+ community are at a higher risk of experiencing youth homelessness, and often encounter discrimination when seeking support.

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Frontyard nominated for prestigious Urban Developer Award

17 September 2020

Melbourne City Mission’s Frontyard Youth Services building is a finalist for Development of the Year - Hotels & Accommodation in The Urban Developer Awards 2020.

Their journey home podcast

New podcast gives voice to young people experiencing homelessness

26 August 2020

Produced by young people for young people, MCM launched its first podcast series this week, Their Journey Home, putting a spotlight on the challenges three of the most overrepresented communities face in Victoria’s youth homelessness system.

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