Brophy Current News

9 - 4 pm Wednesday 8 June - Keynote Speaker Dr Katie Hall will present on ERIC.   ERIC is a structured, evidenced-based intervention addressing the underlying issues that lead to addictive...
Brophy is the local Transition to Work service to support young people aged 15–21 on their journey to employment. The Transition to Work service has a strong focus on practical intervention...
This six-session program is for parents of adolescents who want to learn how to:   • Get better at talking with and understanding their teen, and prevent behaviour problems •...
Because you asked for it !!!  New music on hold @ Brophy 5561 8888. Headspace Warrnambool Youth Reference Group decided Brophy had really BAD on hold music, so they have worked with...
Sian Johnson April 28, 2016   The cost of renting is a serious problem for people in regional areas that has been overlooked, according to a Warrnambool youth services worker....
Sian Johnson April 11, 2016   Educating people about homelessness is crucial for breaking down stigmas, says Brophy Family and Youth Services’ Peter Flanagan.   Mr...
March 18, 2016   A CALL to arms has been made to the community to help stop the scourge of ice in the south-west.   The Great South Coast Ice Challenge will hold a community...
By MADELEINE MCNEIL March 31, 2016   This weekend’s Murray to Moyne cycle relay proceeds will benefit students with limited access to sport and recreation.   South West...
By Steff Wills April 1, 2016   It takes Angel Savage three hours to transform into a drag queen.    The time it takes is all worthwhile when music comes on and the audience...
By Kate Zwagerman and Steff Wills March 30, 2016   South-west agencies have welcomed the Royal Commission into Family Violence report released on Wednesday.   The landmark 1900-...
FREE food for our community each Friday morning (9am-1pm) @ Brophy Family & Youth Services 210 Timor Street, Warrnambool Supported by: Brown's Depot Bakery, Warrnambool &...
Celebrating diversity in the South West.  Featuring 7 local performers.

Accreditation

Brophy Family & Youth Services Inc. is an accredited service with the Quality Improvement Council, Dec 2009
Brophy adopts a continuous quality improvement approach across all areas of service delivery which will improve performance standards and strengthen service outcomes for client’s staff and volunteers.

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Welcome to Brophy Family and Youth Services

Brophy Family & Youth Services is the primary provider for youth services in South West Victoria.  Brophy originated in 1974 with its beginnings in hostel accommodation for homeless youth.  Over the years it has developed a comprehensive range of services for the homeless, young people and families.

The agency provides regional services to Portland, Hamilton, Camperdown and Warrnambool through its outreach programs.  Its main office is located in Warrnambool with sub-regional offices situated in Hamilton and Portland.

Our Vision

We will strengthen the capacity of youth, enrich the lives of individuals and families, and build the connections in our communities throughout South West Victoria.
 

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide community based services that promote a just society and improve the life circumstances for people who are vulnerable and disadvantaged, especially those who are experiencing homelessness, family violence, marginalisation or disconnectedness.
 

Our Values

  • Social Justice

Promoting justice, social fairness and human rights.

  • Professionalism

Practicing in an ethical, respectful and inclusive manner.

  • Empowerment

Strengthening and enabling individual and community decision-making.

  • Responsiveness

Responding in a timely, engaging and respectful manner.

  • Partnership

Striving for shared connections to create better client outcomes.