Young & HomelessExplicit

by Yfoundations

In this podcast series, we will chat with some amazing speakers who are politicians, government workers, service providers, researchers, academics and people with a lived experience of homelessness. We will tackle some of the important issues faced by children and young people at risk of or who are experiencing homelessness. Our Podcast is launched on Youth Homelessness Matters Day (YHMD) (21st April 2021) with a special fo... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 2

  • S02 E01 - Foyers - Belinda Manevski and Courtney Interview

    S02 E01 - Foyers - Belinda Manevski and Courtney Interview

    In this episode, we’re joined by Belinda Manevski and Courtney to discuss all things Foyers. Belinda is the Manager at the Southern Youth Foyer Project (SYFS) in the Illawarra. Courtney is a young person living in a Foyer. She is ...

    26:58
  • Season 1

  • S01 E04 - Lex Lutherborrow Interview - Youth Homelessness Matters Day Special

    S01 E04 - Lex Lutherborrow Interview - Youth Homelessness Matters Day SpecialExplicit

    In this episode, we’re joined by Lex Lutherborrow. Lex has extensive and diverse experience in the community services sector with over 15 years of experience working with young people in need. She has worked in community services ...

    35:10
  • S01 E03 - Jody Pearce Interview - Youth Homelessness Matters Day Special

    S01 E03 - Jody Pearce Interview - Youth Homelessness Matters Day Special

    Our special guest in this episode is Jody Pearce. She is the CEO and Principal Officer of Veritas House, a not-for-profit, community-based organisation that has been providing youth homelessness, foster care and family support ser...

    36:40
  • S01 E02 - Di Glover Interview - Youth Homelessness Matters Day Special

    S01 E02 - Di Glover Interview - Youth Homelessness Matters Day SpecialExplicit

    Our next guest on the Young & Homeless Podcast is Di Glover! Di has been the CEO of YES Unlimited since 2000. Di has extensive experience in counselling, youth program development and case management and has held a number of senio...

    27:43
  • S01 E01 - Brendan Brest Interview - Youth Homelessness Matters Day Special

    S01 E01 - Brendan Brest Interview - Youth Homelessness Matters Day Special

    Our first guest is Brendan Brest, who has a lived experience of homelessness. Brendan moved house more than 40 times in his lifetime and has worked hard to support himself from a young age. Brendan is a member of Yfoundation’s You...

    22:37