Through an Initial Assessment and Planning (IAP) appointment we will learn more about you and your housing needs so we can advise what accommodation options are available.
If you are aged 18 or over and need somewhere safe to sleep tonight our Client Care team are here to help you understand your options.
If you are under 18 years old, please reach out to Anglicare Children and Family Services which is the Bendigo youth homeless and housing support entry point.
What to expect in an Initial Assessment and Planning (IAP) appointment
During an Initial and Assessment Planning appointment we will ask you questions so we can:
When we understand more about you, we can make better recommendations to help you meet your immediate needs. This may include:
If you’re ready to chat
*If you need URGENT homelessness support on a weekend, after hours or on a public holiday please call Victoria’s statewide after-hours service (St Kilda Crisis Centre) 1800 825 955.
If you are fearful for yourself, a child or family member due to family violence call 000.
The following organisations can also support you if you are experiencing or worried about family violence.