Services covering the City of Greater Dandenong, City of Casey and Cardinia Shire

Specialist Reconnect program

The Specialist Reconnect program works with newly-arrived (in Australia for less than 5 years) young people from refugee backgrounds who are at risk of homelessness. The program incorporates family centred approaches with culturally responsive service delivery that utilises a variety of strategies such as case management, counselling, group work, family mediation and practical support.

Service Name: Specialist Reconnect program

Phone: 03 8594 1653

Service Area: City of Casey, City of Greater Dandenong

Eligibility Criteria: - 12-21 years of age - Newly arrived (first 5 years in Australia) - Refugee or Refugee-like background