Category Archives: Media Releases

New program to increase housing options

Bethany CEO, Grant Boyd ( second from left) Haven; Home, Safe Chief Operations Officer Trudi Ray (third from left) with Hon John Eren MP and Bethany and Haven; Home, Safe staff.  Haven; Home, Safe (HHS) has joined forces with Bethany Community Support Inc to create Housing Direct, a new program which will increase the supply […]

New GM right at home in the Mallee

“The Mallee has the highest rate of family and domestic violence, based on population, and is home to some of the most vulnerable people in the state,” he said. Since January, HHS has assisted more than 1300 people in the Mallee. “Streamlining access to support and working closely with our partners in the region is […]

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VALE Antoinette G Danaher

VALE Antoinette G Danaher Media Release – February 16, 2018 The Board of Directors of Haven; Home, Safe today announced with deep sadness the passing of former long-serving Director and Chair Antoinette Danaher after a short battle with cancer. Antoinette passed away last night surrounded by family and friends in Lorne, a town she loved as […]

Ken Marchingo Appointed a Member of the Order of Australia

CEO Ken Marchingo appointed a  Member of the Order of Australia Congratulations to Haven; Home, Safe Chief Executive Officer Ken Marchingo AM who was today appointed as a Member of the Order of Australia in the 2018 Australia Day Honours list. Ken received the honour for significant services to the community through social welfare programs […]

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Fourth Gong for Sidney Myer Haven

  FOURTH GONG FOR SIDNEY MYER HAVEN Sidney Myer Haven –  our flagship social housing program – was awarded the Council to Homeless Persons’ top honour for Excellence in Ending Homelessness among Children and Families at the council’s Victorian Achievement awards on Wednesday.  This is Sidney Myer Haven’s fourth award since opening two years ago […]

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wins second award

Haven; Home, Safe’s flagship social housing project has won the Australasian Housing Institute’s inaugural Anthony Hardy award for Excellence in Social Housing in Victoria and is now in the running for a national award in November. The award was struck in memory of the long-serving Housing Registrar Anthony Hardy who died suddenly last year. This […]