Do you need housing assistance?

Go to housing.vic.gov.au for more information or the about page for services in the Loddon Mallee region.

Do you want to speak to someone?

Call 1800 825 955 for general housing advice or 1800 015 188 for advice if you are experiencing family violence.

18/08/2021 in children, clients, COVID-19, early parenting, mental health, pandemic, parenting, support, uncategorized

Supporting Children during the COVID-19 pandemic

Emerging Minds provide a selection of resources to assist parents and caregivers in supporting their children's mental health through the COVID-19 pandemic. These resources help parents talk to children about…
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04/08/2021 in advocacy, affordable housing, Brokerage, children, clients, homelessness

Everybody Needs A Home August 1st-7th 2021

What is Homelessness Week? Homelessness week focuses attention to the increasing number of Australians experiencing homelessness and to call on government to implement the solutions to this crisis. See what…
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03/08/2021 in children, community sector, homelessness

Children and homelessness in Victoria

The Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare have provided a fact sheet on children and homelessness in Victoria. The fact sheet highlights 22 % of people experiencing homelessness…
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02/08/2021 in advocacy, affordable housing, children, clients, community sector, homelessness

Homelessness Week 2021 1st August- 7th August

  Homelessness Week 2021 occurs from August 1st - 7th and is designed to bring attention to the increasing number of Australians experiencing homelessness and to call on the government to…
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28/07/2021 in children, community sector, early parenting, education, parenting

Seven-year-old Queensland girl becomes one of the youngest ever TED Talks speakers

A seven-year-old Queensland girl is making parents right across the world sit up and take notice after becoming one of the youngest yet to deliver a TED Talk, with a very…
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12/07/2021 in Brokerage, children, clients, community sector, early parenting, family violence, funding, homelessness, parenting, students, Young People, youth

Statewide Children’s Brokerage- Loddon Mallee

The experience of homelessness and family violence can have a significant impact on a child’s education, their physical, emotional and mental health and their sense of connectedness to peers and…
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12/07/2021 in community sector, Employment, homelessness

Coordinator – Loddon Mallee Homelessness Network

The Loddon Mallee Homelessness Network Co-ordinator position plays a significant role in the development and implementation of current and future sector wide reforms of the homelessness service system through facilitation…
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05/07/2021 in children, funding, good news, health, indigenous people, state governement, support

Better Health Access For Aboriginal Children In Bendigo

Bendigo and District Aboriginal Co-operative has received more than $487,000 to help local children access specialist and allied health services. This funding will support children and their families to access…
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05/07/2021 in children, community sector, policy, state governement

NEW CHILD SAFE STANDARDS TO PROTECT YOUNG PEOPLE

The existing Child Safe Standards originally established in 2017 have been updated and will make up to 50,000 organisations providing services and facilities for children and young people safer. The…
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05/07/2021 in affordable housing, community sector, homelessness, indigenous people, state governement, tenancy

Delivering A Stronger Social Housing Sector In Victoria

This landmark investment by the Labor Government’s $5.3 billion Big Housing Build is delivering more than 12,000 new homes.  Boosting Victoria’s social housing supply by 10 per cent , while…
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