A regional service operating in the inner northern metropolitan area, providing 24 hour, fully supported accommodation for young people aged 15 to 17 years of age.
Burlendi provides emergency short-term housing for up to 8 homeless young people at a time. The shelter is staffed 24 hours a day.
Residents are assisted to develop independent living skills and encouraged to enter appropriate education, employment or training programs. Young people can be referred to Burlendi by any current support agency. An initial intake and assessment will be made by staff at time of referral.
Last updated 13 August, 2019