Housing & Homelessness

Information and resources for housing service providers involved in providing homelessness and crisis support, affordable rental and training opportunities.

Latest News and Events

  • Social housing tenants celebrated

    Penington and Hadfield award winners Friday 09 December 2016

    Marlene McKay from South Melbourne and the Letís Get Together Group from Shepparton have been announced as the Frances Penington Award and Molly Hadfield Award winners for 2016.

  • Redeveloping 1100 ageing public housing homes

    Infographic of people building house with text stating $185 million Thursday 01 December 2016

    The Victorian Government is investing $185 million to redevelop public housing properties at sites across metropolitan Melbourne, with an increase of at least 10 per cent in social housing.

  • Help for the Homeless

    Image of house with dollar signs Monday 14 November 2016

    A $109 million package will help 19,000 people at risk of or experiencing homelessness including young people, rough sleepers, veterans and people experiencing chronic homelessness over the next five years

  • More housing support for family violence

    Royal Commission into Family Violence logo Monday 18 April 2016

    Women and children escaping family violence will have more access to a range of housing options with new funding of $152 million announced by the Victorian Government.


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