IF YOU ARE HOMELESS OR AT IMMINENT RISK OF BECOMING HOMELESS
Ring Link2home on 1800 152 152 (This is a statewide telephone information and referral service for people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in NSW. It operates 24 hrs a day, 7 days a week, every day of the year.)
Housing DCJ provides emergency temporary accommodation for people who are homeless or experience a housing crisis. They can also provide longer term accommodation.
For further information, please contact Housing Contact Centre on 1800 422 322 or your local Housing DCJ office:
Hurstville Office Ph: (02) 9585 7211
Fax: (02) 9375 8600
Level 4, 12 Butler Rd., Hurstville NSW 2220
ST GEORGE COMMUNITY HOUSING
Ph: 1800 573 370
Provides secure, long term housing to people who are eligible for social housing and affordable housing for low income earners.
ST VINCENT DE PAUL – St George Sutherland Adults & Families Homelessness Support Service
Early Intervention & Outreach Case Management Support Service (Mon to Fri – 9:30am to 4:00pm)
Intake line – 02 9560 2656
WESLEY MISSION – 1300 259 789
South Eastern Sydney Homelessness Service Early Intervention
Sydney & South Eastern Sydney Districts Single Persons Homelessness Support Service (Mental Health)
Provides crisis and transitional housing for young people aged 16-24, who are working or studying, across Sutherland Shire & St George areas. It also provides support to young people who are accommodated but require support to remain housed.
Transitional Housing – Ph: (02) 9525 7919
Crisis Housing – Penny’s Ph: (02) 9580 0970 ; The Bridge Ph: (02) 9521 6182
OPEN DOOR YOUTH HOUSING SUPPORT SERVICE (FORMERLY, ST GEORGE ACCOMMODATION FOR YOUTH)
Sustainable Tenancy Program – Specialist Case Management and Tenancy Support
Provides practical assistance to young people aged 16-25, who are homeless or at risk of homelessness to seek housing in supported, community housing and in the private rental market and also ongoing support for them to learn how to sustain tenancies and the people skills to share with others. Specialising in : Mental Health; Newly Arrived; Complex needs.
It is open to young people, SHS Services and local services and agencies in the St George & Sutherland areas, who work with our target group. Phone us on 0488 333 671 to make a referral.
WOMEN (WITH OR WITHOUT CHILDREN)
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE LINE – 24 hours Ph: 1800 656 463
For women in need of emergency temporary accommodation because of domestic violence.
CROSSROADS COMMUNITY CARE CENTRE INC Ph: (02) 9525 3790
Crossroads provides medium term safe accommodation program for women (and their children) who are escaping domestic violence and healing from trauma and abuse. Program includes individual counselling, workshops and parenting programs. Referrals by caseworker only.
SALVATION ARMY – Miranda Ph: (02) 9540 4460
Emergency Accommodation services available in the City for women (and also for men).
Other Emergency accommodation for women: There are limited women’s refuges available in the St George & Sutherland Shire. These have not been listed for security reasons. All refuges are by referral only. Please click ‘Local Support’ tab to contact any support services listed to access information and/or availability.
Contact Link2home on 1800 152 152 ; OR
Contact St Vincent de Paul :
Hurstville Community Support Centre – (02) 9580 2459 ;
Sutherland Community Support Centre – (02) 9532 3110
HOUSING FOR ABORIGINAL PEOPLE
NSW Aboriginal Housing Office
Ph: 1800 727 555
LOW COST ACCOMMODATION LIST for St George & Sutherland Shire
Low Cost Accommodation List – 07 06 2023
PRIVATE RENTAL OPTIONS:
The following websites carry a large number of advertisement for private rental options:
Disclaimer Although we carefully consider what information and organisations we include in this website and also which websites we link to, the SASHH is not responsible for the information contained on other websites or for the services they offer (SASHH does not guarantee you will be eligible for assistance from any of these services)