The Integrated Family and Youth Service (IFYS Ltd) aims to provide opportunities, in accepting environments, for CHILDREN, YOUNG PEOPLE and FAMILIES to take responsibility for their own lives and to assist them to actively participate in the community of their choice.
1. Person Centred
The corner stone of the practice framework is a person centred approach. IFYS delivers a service informed by the needs, wishes and best interest of the service user.
2. Outcome Focused
IFYS provides services that focus on strengthening the way service users’ function and opportunities to increase and build a capacity for self reliance.
3. Culturally Responsive
Culturally responsive practice values diversity, seeks to become informed and to demonstrate a commitment to cultural development.
Collaborative practice recognises that service provision in the community sector is best undertaken within a network of government, non-government and other community supports and services.