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Welcome to Taldumande

Who are we?

About Us

We are a not-for-profit organisation established in 1976 that provides support for vulnerable and homeless children and young people aged 12-24 years old and their families across Greater Sydney. On any given night, we have over 70 children and young people in residence.

We deliver support through programs and services including Homelessness, Family, Justice, Outreach and Modern Slavery. Taldumande is an accredited community housing provider with the National Regulatory for Community Housing and recently attained certificate level accreditation with the Australian Service Excellent Standards (ASES).

Taldumande Stories

While every family at Taldumande has their own story, they all share the unwavering support of our team, who are committed to transforming the lives of young people and their families every day.

Read their stories

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On Thursday 21 March, we welcomed 270 esteemed guests to the Taldumande Family Dinner at Ivy Ballroom, a gathering that captured the essence of community spirit and solidarity.


At 19 years old, Charlie had experienced homelessness twice, due to significant trauma and neglect from a young age that resulted in mental health issues. Here she shares her personal journey.


The Chappell Foundation will distribute at least $1 million in 2023 to frontline charities in the struggle against youth homelessness, following their most successful Annual Dinner.


Vulnerable young people traumatised by violent and dysfunctional family life are turning to local organisations for help.