YFS helps men take responsibility for domestic and family violence

A specialist YFS team is helping more men than ever before to realise their violent behaviour is harmful, and must be stopped. Each week, the team of seven behaviour change facilitators at Logan works with about 75 men—from the homeless to men of wealth—helping them relearn their beliefs about power and control, and change their […]

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Logan IT hub gets slice of $20k hackerspace funds

Judith Kerr, Quest Newspapers – May 23, 2018 1:19pm LOGAN has been named as the home to one of the state’s newest Hackerspaces. YFS (Substation 33) at Kingston will get $20,000 from the state government to become a hi-tech hub or “hackerspace”. Nine other spaces will share in the total $170,000 state funding. The money will […]

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YFS gets funding boost to support struggling families

Jimboomba Times, October 18, 2017 Struggling families in the Jimboomba area will have access to more support following a $700,000 boost by the state government. The money will enable recipient YFS to open an office at Jimboomba and trial an approach that has been successful overseas. YFS chief executive officer Cath Bartolo said they would […]

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YFS responds to the drug test trial announcement for Logan

The Federal Government has announced a trial of drug testing for recipients of government benefits in Logan. Here are the facts as we understand them: It will start in January 2018 It will be for new recipients of Newstart and Youth Allowance People who test positive will go on income management People who fail a […]

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