The SalvoCare Eastern - East Metro Housing Services is funded by the Department of Human Services to respond to people who are experiencing homelessness or experiencing housing crisis. The service streams of this program are:
Eastern Region Front Door Services
Provides assistance with finding and/or maintaining accommodation; support through a difficult time; help with finding other services; information on material aid; and follow up/case coordination.
Front doors can assist with a range of support and accommodation options.
Housing Information and Referral (HIR)
Assists Families, single adults or young people in Boroondara, Monash and Manningham who are homeless, at risk of becoming homeless or living in inappropriate housing.
We provide assessment of your housing and related needs; information on public and private housing; negotiating on your behalf with landlords, real estate agents and government departments; assistance with relevant Office of Housing or long-term community housing applications; referrals to crisis accommodation, transitional housing, long-term community housing and other alternative options, as appropriate; assistance with Housing Establishment Funds for rent in advance, rent in arrears, bond (private rental only), removal costs, whitegoods and purchasing of crisis accommodation.