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Funding Announcement: StreetSmart Australia to provide support for Keys to Drive Program

Funding Announcement: StreetSmart Australia to provide support for Keys to Drive Program

Funding Announcement: NWYAS received fantastic news this morning that StreetSmart Australia have provided $2,500 to fund our Keys to Drive Program. This program helps young people accessing our service gain their learners license, access driving lessons and complete their driver’s test. This grant was made…

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Funding Announcement: NWYAS receives $9,000 to provide Home Packs to young people in their service.

It takes more than a set of keys and a roof to make a house a home. Most of our tenants walk into our accommodation with limited or no belongings. A miss-match of second hand items and donations provides yet another chapter to what is…

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2016 Charity Big Breakfast

2016 Charity Big Breakfast

NWYAS Inc. featured in the North-West News last week, a chance to reflect on two of our clients journey. The article is to help to promote an upcoming fundraiser being held by the Hills Chamber of Commerce Brisbane, funds raised will support 3 local organisations including…

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Reduce Your Juice

Reduce Your Juice

Get ready for the ultimate battle against high energy bills! You could be one of 1,000 people to score either a new fridge, washing machine or BBQ. Reduce Your Juice is a whole new way to use less power and earn big rewards. If you’re…

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Street Smart Australia Grant: Keys to Drive Project

Street Smart Australia Grant: Keys to Drive Project

Thank you to StreetSmart Australia for supporting our Keys to Drive project, we were lucky to receive $3,000 to help young people in our housing program gain their licence! We have always had amazing support from the Street Smart team – THANK YOU! Find Out More: http://www.streetsmartaustralia.org/

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Taverner Lounge & Dining Community Fundraiser

Taverner Lounge & Dining Community Fundraiser

North West Youth Accommodation Service Inc. (NWYAS) is a Not-for-Profit Specialist Homelessness Service in the northern suburbs of Brisbane, they provide housing and support to young people aged 16 to 25 who are homeless or at risk. As a part of National Youth Week April 2015, Taverna…

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Youth Homelessness Matters Day

Youth Homelessness Matters Day

Here is a creative call out to young people for the Youth Homelessness Matters Day event on the 15th April 2015. We have 3 requests: Selfie request: Young People and Workers to create their own selfie using any medium (Pen, Pencil, Paint, Collage or we’d…

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Doona Drive Revving Up!

Doona Drive Revving Up!

Red Cross calls for blankets, warm clothes to help disadvantaged – Australian Red Cross is desperate for good-quality winter clothes and manchester to help people get ready for the start of winter in June. [Read the full article below]

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Issue present in suburbs

Issue present in suburbs

Teens are sleeping rough – Homelessness happens in the suburbs too – that’s one of the messages a Mitchelton youth accommodation provider hopes the public will discover as a result of a Brisbane-wide project to gather comprehensive information about homelessness trickles through. [Read the full article below]

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Grill’d Local Matters Donation Program

Grill’d Local Matters Donation Program

Great news! We’ve been nominated to participate in the Grill’d Local Matters donation program at Grill’d Newmarket this month. Every month, Grill’d donates $500 to local groups and asks their customers to decide who the money goes to. When customers buy a burger, they will…

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