Women's Domestic Violence & Homeless Services


Emergency Temporary Accommodation

Family and Community Services Housing Pathways provides emergency temporary accommodation in low-cost hotels, motels, caravan parks and similar accommodation for people who are homeless or experiencing a housing crisis.

They also provide a range of private rental assistance products for eligible clients to assist them to set up or maintain tenancies in the private rental market.

For further information please visit www.housingpathways.nsw.gov.au or contact your local Housing NSW Office for more information.


Newcastle Office

Address: 615 Hunter Street, Newcastle NSW 2300

Phone: 1300 305 667

Charlestown Office

Address: 309 Charlestown Road, Charlestown NSW 2290

Phone: 02 4945 6666

Maitland Office

Address: 44 Bulwer Street, Maitland NSW 2320

Phone: 1300 305 667


Compass Housing Services

Address: 485-487 Hunter Street, Newcastle 2300

Phone: 02 4929 5537


Deaf, hearing impaired and speech impaired access


Please contact us through the National Relay 24 hour service:

Voice: 1800 555 660 (freecall)

SMS: 0416 001 350

Internet relay call: 1800 555 660

Website: www.relayservice.gov.au (Can leave a message online)

Email: helpdesk@relayservice.com.au