Haven; Home, Safe has been impacted by an international phishing scam, resulting in many emails being forwarded maliciously to recipients. If you have received an email today (2 October 2019) from a member of staff offering to share a secure document file via a link, this is not genuine. Please do not click on the […]
Wednesday, 4 September 2019 More people experiencing homelessness in Mildura will have a roof over their heads thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government. Construction has begun on two three-bedroom homes in Mildura, to be ready for tenants early in 2020. These are funded through the Labor Government’s $27 million Accommodation for Homeless program. […]
Haven; Home, Safe NRAS Program Manager Danni Ramalingam is running for a cause. Danni will be running a Marathon as part of Melbourne Marathon festival on 13 October 2019 to raise much needed funds for the Sidney Myer Haven (SMH) program. The SMH program is enabling people to transform their lives and the lives of […]
Haven; Home, Safe has become the first Housing Association in the world to receive the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) certification for its asset management system.
Haven; Home, Safe (HHS) and Active Community Housing are set to merge in a move that will see the combined not-for-profit organisation provide more homes and services to people living with a disability across Victoria.
From July 1 2019 every Victorian home will be able to access the Victorian Default Offer (VDO) from their energy company. Customers who have never shopped around for electricity will be transferred automatically from their present ‘standing offer’ on to the VDO from their retailer. The VDO will allow every household to ask for the […]
Have; Home, Safe Board Members and Management with partner agency representatives (and Trevor in the You.t). Haven; Home, Safe (HHS) have officially launched its mobile off-road assertive outreach service for rough sleepers in Swan Hill called the HeyYou-t. The HeyYou-t hit the road three weeks ago and has already successfully engaged with eight people, including […]
YOUR VOTE, YOUR VOICE. If you don’t have a permanent home, you have the same right to enrol and vote as every other Australian Citizen. Have your say in the upcoming federal election and enrol to vote. The close for enrolment deadline is 8pm Thursday, 18 April 2019. If you don’t have access to safe […]
Haven; Home, Safe (HHS) today officially launched a special Social Return on Investment (SROI) report that highlights the ‘profound’ impact of its flagship Sidney Myer Haven (SMH) housing and support program on breaking the cycle of poverty of disadvantage. The From Surviving to Thriving: A Model Breaking Negative Cycles report by an independent SROI evaluation […]
In February, Haven; Home, Safe had the pleasure of helping Orange Sky Australia launch their new van, Sadie, which will provide free laundry services to people experiencing homelessness in the Northern and Western suburbs of Melbourne. The service also offers a platform for people to connect through genuine and non-judgemental conversation. It was a great […]