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News & Events

  • BCYF agrees ‘in principle’ to join the National Redress Scheme

    BCYF is pleased to announce that the organisation’s Board have agreed ‘in principle’ to join the National Redress Scheme, subject to clarification on a number of issues by the Department of Social Services, the operators of the scheme. This means that past care leavers of BCYF’s founding...
  • Do you have an investment property you're looking to rent?

    You can help reduce youth homelessness. In Victoria, each year approximately 500 young people aged 16-18 leave State care and often must make the transition to independence with out the support of a family. BCYF's new Housing Pathways Program is aiming to reduce youth homelessness by providing...
  • Rotary Club of Belmont, Business Charity Luncheon - 3 May 2019

    BCYF as the lead agency of Headspace Geelong is proud to be a community partner of the Rotary Club of Belmont, Business Charity Luncheon.   Rotary Club of Belmont’s event is in its third consecutive year, with over $120,000 raised from 2017.  The beneficiary for the event is...
  • Thank You – Foster a Future appeal

    Thank you to the Geelong community who supported our ‘Foster a Future’ Christmas Appeal 2018. The generous support we received throughout December enabled us to raise an incredible $26,108 to help BCYF provide safe, more stable and longer term foster care homes for the many children...

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