Services

  • Supported Accommodation and Housing

    More information about the accommodation provided by SYFS for people in need.

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  • Out of Home Care Services

    Out of Home Care (OoHC) Services (Permanency Support Program)  
    SYFS OoHC provide a continuum of placement and care options catering to young people 12 to 18 years with a range of support needs in the Illawarra, Shoalhaven and Southern Region.


    The OoHC Services (Permanency Support Program) are made up of three components:

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  • Health Services

    Learn about the health services offered by Southern Youth and Family Services.

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  • Family Services

    SYFS provide a variety of services for families, including group counselling, structured parenting groups, referral, information, advocacy, social and multifaceted skills education, mediation and conflict resolution, general support and family relations support.

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  • Education, Employment, and Training

    Opportunities and initiatives for personal development and education.

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  • Youth Support Services

    Services aimed at assisting young people who are vulnerable, disadvantaged, homeless, or at risk.

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  • Transition To Independent Living Allowance

    The Transition to Independent Living Allowance (TILA) is currently a one-off payment from the Australian Government to help young people who are leaving out-of-home care. It provides a contribution of up to $1,500 towards the costs involved in moving to independent living.

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  • Southern Youth and Family Centre

    The Southern Youth and Family Centre provides a range of offices and training rooms and some of the space is available for rent. The Centre also includes café / meeting place with wifi, computer access, small gym, showers and laundry services for homeless people.

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  • Registered Training Organisation No 45411

    At Southern Youth and Family Services (SYFS)

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