Crisis Youth Refuge Illawarra

The 24 Hour crisis Service provides short term and emergency accommodation for young people between the ages of 16 and 17 years who are vulnerable, disadvantaged, homeless or those at risk of disadvantage and homelessness and their families.

The Service is flexible and can support young people through a range of service delivery methods including case management, case work and casual assistance.

This Service provides:IMG 606

  • supported accommodation for up to 3 months
  • assessment
  • advocacy
  • referral
  • support
  • social/living skills education education support
  • mediation
  • information
  • crisis intervention

Hours and referral information: 

Hours: for referral purposes - open 24 hours


Contact: (02) 4221 7700


467 Crown St

West Wollongong, New South Wales 2500

Funding Information:

The Crisis Youth Refuge is funded under the NSW Government’s SHS Services provisions