UnitingCare Werribee Support and Housing offers housing support services to people who live in, or are connected to, the municipality of Wyndham.
Our housing support services focus on prevention and early intervention.
Access to the service is via referral from Yarra Community Housing (previously known as Metro West). All referrals will go through an Intake Process. Assessment and allocation of a support period is dependent on vacancies within the Service. Please contact Yarra Community Housing directly to arrange an assessment or to obtain further details on 8744 2100. Yarra Community Housing (Werribee office) is located at Level 1, 1-13, Watton St, Werribee.
Our housing services offer four targeted programs-The Family Crisis Program, the Family Program, the Single Adults and the Youth Program. Find out more about the Youth Program
Families and Single Adults are supported to access other relevant organizations or programs as required to secure Long Term Housing. Once Service users are referred for case management the worker will work holistically with the client with a view to achieving identified goals
The Family Crisis Program:
The program offers support to families 26 years and over experiencing a housing crisis. This program is designed to assist families who are at risk of becoming homeless.
The Family Program:
The program offers support to families 26 years and over primarily through transitional housing, medium term transitional housing and support. Program staff work intensively with families to support and access long term housing options.
The Single Adult Program:
This program offers support to single adults over 26 years of age who require housing support. The Program assists clients to access long term housing, and refers to appropriate services that suits the clients needs.
Housing Support Services are supported by the Victorian Government