Kildonan offers a range of programs targeted at Victoria's young people.

Our Programs

Youth Mentoring

Kildonan's volunteer mentor program targets 'at risk' or 'high risk' adolescents who are between the ages of 11 and 17 and are experiencing difficult family circumstances, low self-esteem or problems at school and / or socially.

Diversity Project

Aims to create a safer, more inclusive and healthier community in the City of Greater Shepparton (and beyond) for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans & Gender Diverse, Intersex, Queer/Questioning, Asexual/Agender/Allied+ (LGBTIQA+) Youth.


An early intervention and prevention focused program targeting young people at risk of becoming homeless in the greater Shepparton area.


Kildonan's Reconnect Program provides counselling, mediation and outreach support to young people aged 12-18 years who are homeless, or at risk of homelessness.

Youth Support & Advocacy (YSAP)

YSAP supports vulnerable young people aged 10-17 who live, work or study in the City of Yarra and are involved, or at risk of involvement, with Child Protection and need extra support in their lives.

Reconnect Newly Arrived Youth Specialist Service

A program to support newly arrived young people to Australia, who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless in the greater Shepparton area.

Youth Referral Independent Person Program (YRIPP)

Trains adult volunteers to act as an ‘Independent Person’ at the police interview of a young person (under 18 years) who does not have access to a parent or guardian.

Adolescent Violence in the Home

Resources and information on adolescent violence in the home