The Young People's Refuge offers supported accommodation and individual case management to young women aged 13 to 17 who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Support, living skills and case management are also available. The Young People's Refuge also takes young pregnant women. Girls and young women wishing to be accommodated at Young People’s Refuge are asked to call the service to do a telephone assessment.
Guardian consent is required for all girls and young women under 16 years of age.
Appointment: Not required.
Referral: Not required.
Catering to: Ages 13 to 17, female only. Young persons must be enrolled in an educational facility to use these services.
Cost: Paid service.
Bulk Billed: Bulk billing is not available.
Parent or guardian: Required.
Languages: English, Interpreters available