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Every two years we carry out a Tenant Satisfaction Survey. The survey results provide us with valuable information and feedback on all aspects of the housing services we provide and helps us measure satisfaction levels among tenants across all areas of our work. This year, for the first time, we’re going digital and hosting the […]

Welcome to our bigger, better and brighter website We hope you appreciate the changes we’ve made including changes to the navigation for both mobile and desktop versions. There’s a new Search Bar, One-Click Translation, even a Request a Call-Back option. We’ve also improved the structure of our content so you can find what you need […]

We’re offering a $3000-a-year scholarship for first year undergraduates enrolled full-time with La Trobe University at the Bundoora, Bendigo or Mildura campus. This scholarship is only available for students living in social housing. To be eligible to apply, you must: be studying full time in a 3 or 4 year undergraduate program at the Bendigo, […]

The official opening of the Sidney Myer Haven education centre today marked a major milestone for Haven; Home, Safe’s world-first program to break the cycle of homelessness in Bendigo. Recently completed renovations have turned a run-down Victorian-era weatherboard into the showpiece of the $7.5M Sidney Myer Haven, a 23-unit affordable housing development, which has been […]

The State Government’s Homes for Victorians strategy released yesterday will boost housing affordability, access, and choice for people trying to find a home. Haven; Home, Safe Chief Executive Officer Ken Marchingo said the long-awaited housing strategy was historic for its size, scope and whole-of-government approach. “The strategy also recognises that government alone cannot solve the […]

Haven; Home, Safe applauds the State Government’s $1 billion investment to grow social housing in Victoria. HHS CEO Ken Marchingo said today’s  announcement was  “a sensible start” to deal with the issues emanating from the rental affordability crisis. The Victorian Social Housing Growth Fund is an Australian first and is a collaboration between government and private […]