Annual Information Statement 2019

Legal Name
Phoenix House Youth Services Incorporated

About the charity

Charity size
Is the charity an incorporated association?
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NSW incorporated association number: Y0392627
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Select the state/territory where the charity intends to fundraise in the 2019 reporting period
NSW fundraising number: CFN/21719
Basic Religious Charity

Activities and Beneficiaries

Did the charity operate in the 2019 reporting period?
Main activity
Economic, social and community development
Main activities
  • Other education
  • Social services
  • Housing activities
  • Employment and training
  • Advocacy and civic activities
  • Grant-making activities
  • Other philanthropic intermediaries and voluntarism promotion
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
Phoenix House Youth Services (PHYS) provides early intervention and support services for disengaged young people living in the Northern Suburbs of Sydney who need an alternative education, training and employment approach to meet their aspirations.

PHYS provides education and training with wraparound support of case management and counselling, life and social skills,, pre-employment preparation, to help young people realise their full potential.

Young people who come to PHYS are often homeless, at risk of homelessness and/or are becoming disengaged from school and mainstream society generally. The support provided is client directed and based on significant family/care consultation. Clients are usually referred by local schools, youth centres, other Homelessness services, as well as other appropriate community organisations. T

The recent growth in referrals for PHYS service offerings has spurred a growth strategy to increase service offerings and reach through partnerships and co-locating with other community organisations. PHYS currently offers a range of programs that include the following:
• Learn Ready: A transition vocational program, in partnership with North Sydney TAFE that provides flexible learning to Certificate II level and a Study Support program to assist young people obtain the relevant academic foundation from for School Yrs 7-12.
• Work Ready program - Industry based programs with pre-employment support, coaching and industry training with job attachment.
• Life Ready program - building resilience and life skills.
• Case Management &Counselling

Please see Annual Report for further information:
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2019 reporting period
New South Wales
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2020 period?
Main beneficiary
Youth - 15 to under 25
Other beneficiaries
  • Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex persons
  • People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
  • Families
  • People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness

Annual report

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Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 5
  • Part time employees: 8
  • Casual employees: 0
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 9.50
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 15

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2019 reporting period
1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019
Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
Did your charity have any related party transactions?
Does your charity have documented policies or processes about related party transactions?
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?

Income and Expenses

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