Housing Support (Jewish Care)

  1. About this service

    Provides social and affordable transitional and permanent housing to members of the Jewish community who are disadvantaged or have a disability and seek to live independently.

      • Service area

        City of Kingston, City of Glen Eira, City of Port Phillip, City of Stonnington

      • Service hours

        Mon to Thurs 9am - 5pm

      • Age group

        Minimum age 18 years

      • Eligibility criteria

        Must identify as Jewish to access services .
        Centrelink income; homeless or at risk of homelessness; those with a disability able to live independently income and assets are assessed as part of eligibility
        Open to singles couples and families

      • Interpreters

        Yes but requires booking in advance

      • Service type

        INDIVIDUAL

      • Costs

        There is no fee for service however rents are calculated on level of income

      • Languages (other than English)

        Yes - Russian

      • Disability access

        Yes

      • Drop in service

        Yes

      • Outreach

        Available upon special request

    More information for teachers, wellbeing staff and service professionals

      • Participation length

        Both transitional and permanent offerings

      • Participation type

        Voluntary

      • Secondary consult

        Yes

      • Staff profile

        Array

      • Who can refer

        Anyone

      • Referral mode

        No

  2. Housing Support (Jewish Care)