Yurungai Learning Centre supports families living in the Waterloo Public Housing Estate in Sydney. Yurungai delivers after-school services to 30-40 mostly Aboriginal primary school children.
With Barnardos’ care and kindness children are given nutritious daily meals, one-on-one tutoring, homework club, educational support and transport. Children also enjoy cultural learning, creative activities, sporting activities, dance, music and education in social skills and empowerment.
Yurungai works closely with parents, especially mothers, to ensure they themselves are safe, well-equipped and engaged with their children, culture and community.