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.

May 27, 2020 in affordable housing, good news, homelessness, tenancy

You Can’t Ask That: Public Housing

ABC TV's new series of  'You Can't Ask That' features an episode on Public Housing. The show kicks of with a question that gets straight to the heart of the common…
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February 18, 2020 in homelessness, research

Productivity Commission Report Reveals High Levels of Rental Stress

Pro Bono Australia examine the highlights of the Productivity Commission's report and seek comment from peak bodies in this news story.
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February 12, 2020 in affordable housing

ABC TV Special on Housing

To watch video of this week long special on housing, visit the ABC's 7:30 Report website, where the issue of housing affordability and it's ongoing consequences are being looked at…
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February 10, 2020 in children, homelessness, research

Pregnancy and Homelessness- Invitation to Report Launch

Dear colleagues in  the Homelessness Sector, I’m writing to warmly invite you to a public event hosted by RMIT University to mark International Women’s Day 2020 The topic of the…
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February 10, 2020 in advocacy, homelessness, state governement

Parliamentary Inquiry into Homelessness Update

The inquiry into Homelessness being conducted by the Victorian Parliament's Legal and Social Issues Committee  has extended the deadline for submissions to 16th March, so you, your agency or clients…
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February 10, 2020 in family violence, survey

Census of Workforces that Intersect with Family Violence 2019 / 2020

Family Safety Victoria is conducting a survey of people from work roles that intersect with family violence. If you are unclear about whether this includes your work, the following scenarios…
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February 3, 2020 in data, technology, training

Improving Data Collection in SHIP- Unassisted Persons & Status Changes

You might have already read this important information in the AIHW Newsletter, but if not.. Currently, only half of Unassisted Persons have a valid Statistical Linkage Key (SLK). Valid SLKs…
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February 3, 2020 in family violence, Uncategorized

The Orange Door in Bendigo- Latest News

New information about the introduction of the Orange Door family violence response service in Loddon area is available now. See the Background Paper for details about the program and Access…
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February 3, 2020 in children, state governement

Three-Year-Old Kinder Starts In Western Victoria

The Andrews Labor Government’s landmark reform to early childhood education has arrived in Yarriambiack and Northern Grampians shires. Parliamentary Secretary for Early Childhood Education Sonya Kilkenny today joined early childhood…
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February 3, 2020 in advocacy, youth

Parity Magazine Seeks Submissions for Youth Homelessness Edition

The Council to Homeless Persons are currently calling for contributions for their April 2020 issue, which focuses on changes in both the understanding of the dynamics of youth homelessness and the…
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