YFS Coronavirus update

Coronavirus is likely to have very significant impacts for the most vulnerable people in our community. Reduced income, stress, illness, supply shortages and isolation will be very damaging for many people if Australia can’t get Covid-19 under control as soon as possible. The work we do is really important, including our efforts with people experiencing […]

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Local government’s role in homelessness – a fact sheet for Logan City Council candidates

Local government can play an important role in preventing and responding to homelessness. In the leadup to the Council elections in late March we have joined with our friends at KENG to contact candidates for Logan Mayor and Councillor informing them about homelessness in Logan City and asking for their help. YFS_Homelessness in Logan_120320

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Let your MP know it’s time to end “no grounds” evictions in Queensland

We all need a home that we can rely on. Without stability and security of tenure, people begin to live in a state of fear and uncertainty. “No grounds” evictions can also be used in retaliation against renters who stand up for their rights. Evicting people from their homes without a good reason is not […]

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Funding boost for Logan hackerspace to fuel innovation and growth

A media release from the Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning, the Honourable Cameron Dick Logan-based Substation33 is set to benefit from a $15,197 investment through the Palaszczuk Government’s Hackerspaces Grant program. Minister for Manufacturing Cameron Dick congratulated the innovation hub on being one of the 13 organisations to share in almost $220,000 […]

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