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Social Impact

YMCA Social Impact is the charitable arm of the Y Brisbane and officially operates as Y-Care (South East Queensland) Inc. Our vision is to be an unbreakable organisation that maximises impact across all of our programs. We are a team consisting of more than 100 staff and 120 volunteers that believe in the power of inspired young people. We operate multiple programs within four key service streams including:

  • Community Housing
  • Food for All (Schools’ Breakfast Program)
  • Social Enterprise (Op Shop)
  • Youth Education and Empowerment (Vocational School, Community Hubs, School-Based Mentoring, and Get Set for Work)

We make a real difference through providing people with a real opportunity to reach their full potential

600+
students attending our Vocational Schools each year
7,280
mentoring hours providing transformative experiences for volunteers and students
5,000,000+
breakfasts provided via our Schools' Breakfast Program

Our Social Impact Programs

We give people a real opportunity to reach their full potential and are committed to making a positive difference in our community. Our diverse range of programs and services to the community are spread all South East Queensland.

Clem Jones Junior Campus

41-45 Mary Street, Kingston
PH: (07) 3440 4300

Affordable Housing

Level 4, 4 Railway Parade Nerang
0755037440

Clem Jones Senior Campus

53 Mary Street, Kingston
PH: (07) 3440 4322

Acacia Ridge Campus

Cnr Mannington and Beaudesert Rd, Acacia Ridge
PH: (07) 3277 0911

Ipswich Campus

Cnr Mary Street and River Road, Bundamba
PH: (07) 3817 3144

Moreton Bay Campus

Cnr Lakefield Drv and Endeavour Blvd, North Lakes
PH: (07) 3293 6100

Schools' Breakfast HQ

41-45 Mary Street, Kingston
PH: (07) 3440 4300

The Space

Cnr Lakefield Drv and Endeavour Blvd, North Lakes
PH: (07) 3293 6100

Op Shop

52 Freda St, Upper Mt Gravatt
PH: (07) 3349 5442

Op Shop

98 Limestone St, Ipswich
PH: (07) 3349 5442

Employment and Training

41-45 Mary Street, Kingston
PH: (07) 3440 4300

LEAP

751 Zillmere Rd, Aspley
PH: 0427 157 018
  • Clem Jones Junior Campus

    41-45 Mary Street, Kingston
    PH: (07) 3440 4300
  • Affordable Housing

    Level 4, 4 Railway Parade Nerang
    0755037440
  • Clem Jones Senior Campus

    53 Mary Street, Kingston
    PH: (07) 3440 4322
  • Acacia Ridge Campus

    Cnr Mannington and Beaudesert Rd, Acacia Ridge
    PH: (07) 3277 0911
  • Ipswich Campus

    Cnr Mary Street and River Road, Bundamba
    PH: (07) 3817 3144
  • Moreton Bay Campus

    Cnr Lakefield Drv and Endeavour Blvd, North Lakes
    PH: (07) 3293 6100
  • Schools' Breakfast HQ

    41-45 Mary Street, Kingston
    PH: (07) 3440 4300
  • The Space

    Cnr Lakefield Drv and Endeavour Blvd, North Lakes
    PH: (07) 3293 6100
  • Op Shop

    52 Freda St, Upper Mt Gravatt
    PH: (07) 3349 5442
  • Op Shop

    98 Limestone St, Ipswich
    PH: (07) 3349 5442
  • Employment and Training

    41-45 Mary Street, Kingston
    PH: (07) 3440 4300
  • LEAP

    751 Zillmere Rd, Aspley
    PH: 0427 157 018
We are a mission-driven organisation that is committed to creating measurable and long lasting impact through our programs and activities.

Contact Our Team

General Enquiries
41-45 Mary Street
Kingston QLD 4114
  • 07 3440 4300
  • 07 3440 4399
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Media Enquiries
107 Brunswick St
Fortitude Valley QLD 4006
  • 07 3253 1700
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Our Partners

The Y Social Impact team works to address a diverse range of needs across an extremely large area. It is only with the help of our supporters and partners that we can continue to make a big impact.

Many of the businesses and organisations in our community choose to show what’s important to them by investing significant resources to transform lives – now and in the future. To all our supporters, past, present, and future: THANK YOU!

 

 

The Y acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the lands we work upon and we pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging.
The YMCA of Brisbane is registered with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).
The YMCA of Brisbane ABN: 61 028 995 366
Y-Care (South East Queensland) Inc. ABN: 85 051 706 001
© The Y Brisbane 2021