Brophy Current News

By JONO PECH Feb. 12, 2015   A NEW support group will help south-west parents curb their children’s abusive behaviour, as reports of such violence continue to rise.   Brophy...
The Who’s in Charge? Group is an 8 week program for parents or carers of young people (8 to 18 years) who are out of control, violent or defiant.   The group aims to: Provide a...
By RACHAEL HOULIHAN Feb. 2, 2015   TALENTED musicians, skate boarders and BMX and scooter riders took centre stage in the Warrnambool heat of the Barwon South West Skate Park Series...
Are you interested in the healthy development of children and young people? Concerned about problem behaviors? Violence and antisocial behavior Alcohol and substance abuse...
SOME of Australia’s most celebrated street artists will give local aspiring mural designers a chance to make their mark on Warrnambool this weekend.   Former resident Scottie Neoh,...
    As part of the Annual Moyneyana Festival Brophy staff will be presenting at the Health & Wellbeing Expo in Port Fairy on Friday 23rd January 2015.   - WHO'S...


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.