TO PREVENT AND REDUCE HOMELESSNESS
Path 2 Change is a non-for-profit organisation that provides assistance to young people in the Newcastle and Hunter region.
Path 2 Change provides secular, client-centred, and strength-based case management to young people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, in the Newcastle and Hunter region.
Path 2 Change (P2C) is committed to providing young people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, specialised support and access to education, training and employment opportunities. Path 2 Change contributes to the Going Home Staying Home reform through collaborative case-management with Specialist Homelessness Services, and applies the ‘No Wrong Door’ approach to homelessness, in the Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Lower Hunter and Port Stephens areas.
Path 2 Change is proud to partner with Samaritans, My Foundations and Youth Connections contributing to the Premiers Priority of reducing Youth Homelessness by 5% by 2020, delivering wholistic support through the “Premier Youth Initiative Program’.
Path 2 Change offers a unique and innovative fee for service “Life Skills’ program developed for program focused on helping young people to build and enhance their strengths and capabilities through developing foundational life skills or ‘soft skills’, leading to better education, training, and employment outcomes. (see programs).
We collaborate and build meaningful partnerships and programs, to help people foster their capacity to realize a preferred future.
If you are homeless and need assistance please call Link 2 Home- 1800 152 152
HOW PATH 2 CHANGE CAN HELP YOU
The Youth Pathway Program builds on the capacity of existing Family and Community Services (FACS) funded services to work with clients at risk of, or experiencing homelessness.
Path 2 Change recognises the value of a young person having a someone in their lives, who can offer guidance and support to help them to achieve their goals.
Rachael*, Young Single Mum
“I would like to thank my caseworker and Path 2 Change for helping me these last couple of months. I would not have a job and be happy if it wasn’t for your service…
WHAT OUR PARTNERS SAY
Great service professional staff assisting people to work towards their education and employment goals.
– Jane Gardiner –