Homeless services for young people received a welcome boost today with the official opening of a transitional accommodation facility for young people at Northgate.

Communities Minister Warren Pitt said the North West Youth Accommodation Service had successfully applied to the Queensland Government for $412,452 over three years to operate the new facility, which would house up to eight people aged 16 to 21 for up to 12 months.

Read the full article from the Minister for Communities, Disability Services, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships, The Honourable Warren Pitt here: http://statements.qld.gov.au/Statement/Id/51627

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