Mildura trial safe lounge looks for permanent seat

Home Base administration organisers from left, Larni Edwards, Breanna Macfarlane and Chloe Janman at the Home Base building on SMECC grounds. Picture: Louise Barker
Home Base administration organisers from left, Larni Edwards, Breanna Macfarlane and Chloe Janman at the Home Base building on SMECC grounds. Picture: Louise Barker

ORGANISERS of a trial safe lounge in Mildura have labelled it a success, and are calling on community support to make it permanent.

Home Base admin officers and volunteers Chloe Janman and Larni Edwards say the seven-week trial of the youth centre “exceeded expectations.”

“It took a few weeks to get off the ground, but honestly after two weeks of opening, we had an average of 15 kids a night coming through the doors,” Ms Janman said.

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