Education First Youth Foyers support young people to achieve their education goals when they are unable to live at home or don’t have a stable place to live. Young people have safe, secure accommodation while they study, as well as receiving the support and skills they need to become independent adults.
Youth Foyers are a partnership with youth support organisations and education providers. We have one successful youth foyer already operating in Shepparton and are working to expand this to other regions where young people are at risk of homelessness and disengagement with education.
Who can live at the youth foyer?
You are eligible for the Education First Youth Foyer if you are:
Hear about living at the youth foyer from a young person here.
Shepparton Education First Youth Foyer
The Foyer opened in 2016 and supports up to 40 young people at a time. It is a partnership between BeyondHousing, Berry Street and GOTAFE.
Learn more about Foyer Life
Find out more about Foyer Life by following our Shepparton Youth Foyer Facebook page for stories and updates