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Youth service to return

Glebe Youth Service says Housing NSW and the Land and Housing Corporation have approached it with a proposal that would see the youth centre reopen in mid-February. The building at 84 Glebe Point Road was shut down in November because of concerns it did not comply with fire safety standards. GYS was given only a […]

State government neglecting properties

Political campaigners delivered a sharp rebuke to the NSW Government and the Minister for Family and Community Services over suggestions Glebe Youth Service (GYS) was responsible for the maintenance of its property following its sudden eviction due to a fire safety assessment. GYS, which provides financial support, meals and housing assistance to disadvantaged people in […]

Glebe Youth Service closed

A fire safety report has forced the closure of Glebe Youth Service (GYS), which provided recreation and support to young people in the area. The report was commissioned by the NSW Land and Housing Corporation, the body responsible for 144,000 social housing dwellings across the state. According to GYS, the report found "some safety issues" […]

The service saving Glebe youth

Glebe Youth Service commemorated the revamping of its community centre on Monday by hosting a community meal with local MP Jamie Parker. The 28-year-old service based on Glebe Point Rd is a one-stop shop for youth where they can be safe, creative and connect with people and services that can assist them to remain in […]