Welcome to Youth Emergency Services
Youth Emergency Services (YES) has been providing specialist accommodation and support services to young people who are homeless or are at risk of homelessness since 1978. YES believes as an organisation in the individual capacity of all young people to realise their goals and aspirations given appropriate supports, information and resources.
In responding to young people YES believes that all young people require access to a broad range of personal, social, intellectual, economic and spiritual resources for their personal and community wellbeing.
YES as an organisation serves the greater community by working with young people in a way that is affirming and reconnects them to the community. YES helps create opportunities that enhance the quality of young people’s lives, by focusing on developing personal wellbeing and life skills that maximises their self esteem, resilience and independence.