Community-based services

Support for you outside of university

Transitional House Managers

Transitional House Managers that offer initial assessment points to access housing services based upon your last residential postcode.

ProvidersRegion Phone number
Housing choices Australia (Disability supported housing) Melbourne 1300 312 447
St Vincent De Paul North Melbourne (+613) 9321 2912
Homeground (Collingwood) Yarra 1800 048 325
9288 9611
Homeground (St Kilda) Stonnington/Port Phillip/Melbourne 9537 7711
Hanover Darebin/Whittlesea 1800 825 955
9479 0700
Unison Hobson Bay/Maribrynong/Moonee valley (+613) 9396 1667
Salvation Army Eastcare Glen Eira/Monash/Boroondara (+613) 9851 7888

Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault

Providers Phone number
Centre Against Sexual Assault (CASA) 1800 806 292 FREE (After Hours/Crisis)
Safe Steps Family Violence Response Centre 1800 015 188
9322 3555
Domestic Violence Resource Centre Victoria Directory available of several resource centres

Indigenous Housing

Provider Phone number
William T. Onus Hostel (Transient) 9489 6701

Financial Aid Advice

ProvidersRegion Phone number
Financial Counselling Melbourne Carlton/Fitzroy 9349 2562
North Eastern Financial Counselling Program Northeast Melbourne 1800 685 682

Health

Providers Phone number
North Yarra Community Health Centre (Carlton) 9349 7333
Turning Point (Drug info & support) 1800 888 236 FREE
Youth Support & Advocacy Service (YSAS) 9418 1020
Narcotics Anonymous 9525 2833

Counselling and Mental Health Services

Providers Phone number
Lifeline 13 11 14
Headspace (Collingwood) 9417 0150
North Yarra Community Health Centre 9349 7333
Centre for Adolescent Health (Parkville) 9345 6502
Gamblers Help 1800 156 789 FREE
Inner West Mental Health Service 1300 874 243
McAuley Community Services for Women (North Melbourne) 9261 2050
Carer Gateway - Emergency respite 1800 052 222 FREE
Edith Pardy House (Albert Park) 9690 4266
Beyond Blue 1300 22 4636
Orygen Youth Health Service 1800 888 320 FREE

Legal Advice and Assistance

Providers Phone number
Legal Aid 9269 0120
Moreland Community Legal Centre 9383 2588
Fitzroy Legal Service 9419 3744