Housing Support (Jewish Care)

  1. About this service

    Provides social and affordable housing to the Jewish community. The Housing Support program provides support to connect people who are homeless to emergency and public housing systems, and information regarding home-share and private rental options.

      • Service area

        Bayside City Council, 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

      • Additional age criteria

        Service for 18 years and above

      • Eligibility criteria

        People identifying as Jewish can access services provided by Jewish Care.
        Centrelink income; homeless or at risk of homelessness; income and assets are assessed as part of eligibility

      • Interpreters

        Yes but requires booking in advance

      • Service type


      • Costs

        No Costs

      • Languages (other than English)

        Yes - Hebrew

      • Disability access

        Yes, but requires booking in advance

      • Drop in service


      • Outreach


    More information for teachers, wellbeing staff and service professionals

      • Participation length

        As required and transitional tenancy is a 6 month program

      • Participation type


      • Secondary consult


      • Staff profile

        Qualified Staff

      • Who can refer


  2. Housing Support (Jewish Care)