Alternative Care Arrangements (ACAs) are an expensive, damaging symptom of a broken system

Yfoundations has told the special inquiry of the NSW Advocate for Children and Young People that putting vulnerable homeless children and young people into ‘Alternative Care Arrangements’ like hotels, motels, caravan parks and serviced apartments, often in isolated and unsuitable locations, produces terrible outcomes, can cause lasting harm and is extremely expensive.

20 November 2023