WAYS Youth & Family is a dynamic and innovative organization who are deeply passionate about providing quality, holistic and professional services and a safe, vibrant and innovative space for young people and their families.
A MESSAGE FROM OUR FORMER PM
“ WAYS Youth Services is an impressive community organisation that has been providing educational and support services to young people and their families for more than 40 years. I have enjoyed working with WAYS over the years on a range of initiatives including health promotion, recreational activities and education and training.
The support and activities they provide in a youth-friendly environment is delivered by a team of wonderful, committed professionals and I thank them for their tireless efforts” .
WAYS Youth & Family is a community based non-government organisation whose mission is to work with young people aged 9-24 years and their families to create successful and meaningful pathways to the future.
This is achieved through a “one-stop shop” integrated model of service delivery providing innovative and comprehensive services, specialist staff, programs specifically designed to meaningfully assist young people and their families achieve a range of positive outcomes, fun and varied activities and practical assistance.
WAYS Youth & Family are passionate about creating a community of young people, who are aware, informed, able to make healthy lifestyle choices about their education and vocational options, recreational activities and health and well-being thus enabling
their full participation and success in society. Central to our vision is to empower families to create harmony, connectedness and understanding in the home, as well to equip parents with the skills and knowledge to navigate the adolescent years.
All employees, volunteers and management committee members are asked to uphold the following values in the delivery of programs, services and activities:
and their families
Goal 1: Service Delivery
Goal 2: Participation and partnership
Goal 3: Financial Sustainability
Goal 4: Advocacy
Goal 5: Workforce Development
values and mission.