Category 1 – Improving service delivery

North Metropolitan Health Service – YouthReach South and Life Without Barriers

Project: Ngatti House

Ngatti House is a statewide, homeless youth facility based in Fremantle, providing medium-term accommodation and clinical support, care coordination and life skills services to homeless youth.

The innovative service has a strong focus on overcoming social disadvantage and enhancing social inclusion.

Since its opening in 2010, Ngatti House has received an average of 37 referrals per year and has housed approximately 78 young people, while assisting them in overcoming social barriers.