South Coast Youth Health & Education Service (YHES House) Inc
My Accommodation Pathway (MAP)
Gold Coast, QLD
November 2013 - September 2014
YHES House provides holistic health
support services for youth and young parents on the Gold Coast,
including individual support, case management, counselling, hygiene and
nutrition services, welfare and crisis support.
One of the fastest growing communities
in Queensland, the Gold Coast has a housing stress rate that is 12%
higher than the state average, and of the 1,500 people who are sleeping
rough around 25% are under 25.
To help improve the health and
wellbeing of homeless and 'at risk' young people in the region, nib
foundation is assisting YHES House to establish the My Accommodation Pathway (MAP) program.
The program aims to increase the
potential for 'at risk' youth to establish and maintain accommodation by
empowering them to make positive choices, increase their knowledge and
skills to live independently, and to establish and maintain
For more information visit: www.yhes.org.au/.