Avon Youth Community & Family Services Inc. (AYCFS Inc) is a non-government, not-for-profit, community based organisation which since its establishment in 1985 initially as 'Northam Youth Outreach' and operated as a drop-in-centre. Since those early days it has expanded to provide a diverse range of services to young people aged between 12 and 24 years in the wheatbelt, Western Australia. Based in Northam we have outreach branches in Narrogin, Merredin and Moora.
The organisation is governed by a Board which is elected annually by its community membership. The Board is made up of local community members. We now operate across the Avon and Wheatbelt regions.
The purpose of Avon Youth Community & Family Services Inc. is:
As one of the largest agencies in the Avon area which has an exclusively youth and family specific focus, AYCFS Inc. is widely recognised throughout the community sector. Our organisation derives its current funding from a variety of sources on both a State and Federal government level to operate and manage our various programs.
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