Our Bridge

We provide homes and support for 17 – 21 year-olds.

Our programs are for 12 months.

This means there’s time to stabilise, learn independent living skills and move positively into adulthood.

The Cocoon Residential: St Kilda

The place to transform: a beautiful home for female-identifying people exiting out-of-home care.

The Cocoon Residential: NEW

The place to transform: a safe home for all genders exiting out-of-home care.

The Cocoon


The time to transform: support delivered in the community & access to The Cocoon Residential programs.

Homeless to a Home (H2H)

A government initiative supporting people experiencing homelessness during the COVID-19 pandemic.

“Home is a place where you feel safe; supported, and comforted, a place where you can be yourself. The Cocoon feels like home.”


Get Involved

We only exist thanks to good vibes, goodwill and good coffee.

Seriously, Bridge It depends on donations.

Support us, and play a role in ending youth homelessness, one person at a time.

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Join our special group of ‘Bridge Builders’.

They’re an awesome bunch of generous folk.

Donating monthly or annually, they give our young people a strong foundation.

Of course you wanna be one.

I wanna build bridges

Shout out to our Partners

We couldn’t change lives without you.

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Coronavirus Update

We’re a C-Safe (COVID-safe) zone. Our team’s fully vaxxed.

Our C-Safe policy and procedures ensure the young people we support, the team and the wider community are safe in our space.