Women's Domestic Violence & Homeless Services

 

Hunter Region Specialist Homeless Services

The following is a list of Homeless Support Services in the Hunter Region to help you if you are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.

If you are already homeless, they can help you to access temporary accommodation. They will work with you to address your particular needs and to help prevent you from becoming homeless in the future.

This list contains services in different areas, including:

This page also has information about additional accommodation services in the Newcastle and surrounding regions

 

Aboriginal 

Walga Ngurra Women and Children's Refuge
Newcastle, Port Stephens and Lake Macquarie
02 4950 1566

Wandiyali ATSI
Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Port Stephens
02 4957 5900

Ungooroo Corporation
Lower & Upper Hunter
02 6571 5111

 

Men & Families

Matthew Talbot Homeless services
Newcastle Lake Macquarie
02 4961 1411

 

Women and Families

Jenny's Place Homeless and Domestic Violence Services
Newcastle/Eastern Suburbs
02 49296289 then Option 1 (Intake)

NOVA Women's Accommodation and Support
Newcastle/Western Suburbs and Lake Macquarie
1800 769 654
02 40 3 6662

Walga Ngurra Women and Children's Refuge
Newcastle, Port Stephens and Lake Macquarie
02 4950 1566

 

Women, Families & Men

Carrie's Place Domestic Violence and Homelessness Services
Lower Hunter
02 4934 2585

Samaritans Foundation
Great Lakes, Greater Taree & Glouster
6550 1191(Hub)
655 10011 (Refuge)

Port Stephens Family and Neighbourhood Services Inc.
Port Stephens
02 4987 1331

Upper Hunter Homelessness Support
Upper Hunter
02 654 25051

Wesley Mission 
Newcastle & The Hunter
02 4969 4761

Yacaaba Centre
Nelson Bay
02 49842176

 

Young People

Allambi Care
Lake Macquarie
02 4944 8871

Path 2 Change
Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Port Stephens, Maitland, Cessnock and Dungog.
02 4951 2144

Samaritans Foundation
Lower Hunter
02 4933 9330

Samaritans Foundation
Newcastle
02 4955 8358

Wandiyali ATSI
Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Port Stephens
02 4957 5900

Ungooroo Corporation
Lower & Upper Hunter
02 6571 5111

 

 

You can contact services directly yourself if you wish or Link2home will do the work for you.

Link2home- Housing Emergency Accommodation 1800 152 152

24hour a day, 7 days a week, state wide information and referral service

Trained Link2home staff will assess your needs and if needed, refer you to a local service to help you get the support you need.

More information is available on the Link2home website.

 

Additional Accommodation Services in the Newcastle and surrounding regions

 

Compass Housing

Provides assistance to people who have difficulties obtaining or maintaining housing in the public and private markets.

W: www.compasshousing.org

Hamilton Office:

1/44 Beaumont St, Hamilton. 2303

Newcastle Office:

1/9 brown Street, Newcastle. 2300

Ph :1300 333 732

Maitland Office:

Shop 3A, Molly Morgan Drive, Greenhills.

Ph: 2323 02 49 33 5063 Ext 308

 

Pacific Link

Local community housing provider.

W: www.pacificlink.org.au

Ph: 02 43 247 617

 

Ecclesia Housing Ltd

Provider of safe housing.

32 Brunker Road, Broadmeadow. 2292.

W: www.ecclesiahousing.org.au