A partnership between Homelessness NSW,
Domestic Violence NSW and Yfoundations

Excellence in ending homelessness - children and families

Excellence in ending homelessness - children and families

This award recognises programs, partnerships, organisations and individuals that have made an outstanding contribution to ending homelessness in NSW for children and families.

Organisation - Bungree Aboriginal Association

Program - Women and Children's Services at Coast Shelter

Organisation - Nova for Women and Children

Partnership - Sydney Young Parents Program between Launchpad Youth Community, YWCA NSW and Good Shepherd

Program - Vincentian House at St Vincent de Paul Society NSW

Vincentian House delivers high quality support to families and their children, as well as single women, who are experiencing disadvantage and homelessness, providing a range of tailored support designed to engage and empower. Using principles of Child Safe practice and Trauma Informed Care, VH provides crisis accommodation; intensive case management; 24/7 staff support; and a suite of activities and programs for residents and community members, delivered through its Kids Engaged in Education Program (KEEP) and Day Services program.