UCWS&H was established in the early 80’s when congregation members of Crossroads Uniting Church and the Presbytery of Maribyrnong Valley became concerned about local youth homelessness. A grant was secured and Werribee Youth Housing Inc. was established in 1985. Over the years additional funding has been secured enabling us to address needs in a rapidly expanding local community.
UnitingCare will create one of the largest community service organisations operating in Victoria and Tasmania under a new single governance structure aimed at strengthening its ability to support people in need throughout the two states. Read the full press release