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Haven launch new outreach service in Swan Hill to bring services to You.t

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 […]

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How to Vote in the Federal Election if you don’t have a permanent address.

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 […]

PROGRAM HAS PROFOUND IMPACT: REPORT

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 […]

Haven; Home, Safe helps Orange Sky launch new service in Northern Melbourne

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 […]

HeyVan outreach to put brake on rough sleepers in Bendigo

Haven; Home, Safe (HHS) will today officially launch its mobile street-based after-hours assertive outreach service for rough sleepers in Bendigo with the Member for Bendigo West, Maree Edwards. The HeyVan is a safe space where rough sleepers can connect with our Homeless Assertive Outreach Response team. It will carry basic foods and essential items and […]

Three new Directors join HHS Board

Jan Snell, Gerard José, and Damien Tangey have been appointed to the Board of Directors of Haven; Home, Safe. Chair Sue Clarke said each of the new Directors brought a broad range of business and cultural skills to the Board table of Australia’s only fully integrated homelessness service and affordable housing provider. “Their background, qualifications […]

Free mobile laundry service launching in North West Melbourne

 Orange Sky is launching a new service that will provide free laundry services to people experiencing homelessness in the Northern and Western suburbs of Melbourne. The service will also offer a platform for people to connect through genuine and non-judgemental conversation. This is the fifth service to be launched in Victoria, with three laundry vans […]