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 Wollongong Youth Services

Wollongong Youth Services is a generalist youth service and has a focus on community development, capacity building and connecting young people with the services, support and opportunities which best meet their individual needs. These include education, training and employment, relationship breakdown, homelessness, drug and alcohol support needs, mental health needs, social inclusion and more.

Current Events and Activities

All activities are generally free and designed for young people aged 12-24 years (unless otherwise specified). 

I love Wollongong because...panel project

 
 

'I love Wollongong because...' invites young people to capture what they love about Wollongong in an image and submit it to be part of a public exhibition at Wollongong Youth Centre.

To find out more, visit the I love Wollongong because.. page.

I love Dapto because...panel project
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'I love Dapto because...' invites young people to capture what they love about Dapto in an image and submit it to be part of a public exhibition. Images will be exhibited on panel located in Dapto Square and the surrounding area. 

To find out more, visit the I love Dapto because.. page​.

Information Support and referral

Youth Services Staff are available to help connect young people with the services and opportunities to meet their needs. Our staff take time to listen, understanding and help young people explore their options. We provide information, support and referral in a wide range of areas including recreational, drug and alcohol, support groups, mental health, accommodation, employment and training and more.
 
Staff are available at Wollongong Youth Centre or by phoning (02) 4227 8222 Monday to Friday 10am – 5pm and Saturday 1pm-4pm.

Spaces for Young People

Our spaces are safe, fun, accessible, supervised, drug and alcohol free spaces.

Wollongong Youth Centre

Corner of Keira and Burelli Street, Wollongong
 
Bellambi Neighbourhood Centre
49a Cawley Street, Bellambi

Bundaleer Community Centre
Northcliffe Drive, Warrawong

Cringila Community Centre
32 Lake Avenue, Cringila

Koonawarra Sailing Club
Eastern End, Kanahooka Road, Kanahooka

Warrawong Community Centre
9 Greene Street, Warrawong

Warrawong Library
Level 1, 67-71 King Street, Warrawong

Space for Hire

The Youth Centre facilities are available for bookings by service providers (fees may apply):
  • auditorium (300 person capacity, stage, lighting, PA)
  • soundproof music rehearsal room
  • art room
  • meeting rooms
  • kitchen.   
 Find out more
Phone: (02) 4227 8222
Email: youthservices@wollongong.nsw.gov.au
Visit: 85 Burelli Street, Wollongong 

It's Our Future report

To read Council's report on what young people in the Wollongong Local Government Area (LGA) need and want, use the viewer below, or download the PDF version:

It's Our Future report [1.65 MB]

 
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