VincentCare has programs to assist families who are struggling with housing or homelessness, family violence or other support needs.
Accommodation Options for Families (AO4F)
Accommodation Options for Families (AO4F) supports families who are residing in private and unsafe rooming houses. The program has an intensive focus on working with the children in the household, with brokerage options available for accommodation support.
Crisis Support Service
The Crisis Support Service (CSS) provides support to single adults and families with children experiencing homelessness or housing crisis.
24-hour crisis accommodation and support for women and children escaping family violence.
Olive's Place provides support to women and children from all backgrounds escaping family violence.
Other services available include:
- Housing assistance
- Case management
- Early intervention and prevention
- Homelessness support
- Advocacy and referral to agencies (e.g. legal services, Centrelink, etc)
- Employment assistance
- Health and wellbeing
- Family violence support
- Information and referral
- Financial assistance
- Community links