Wombat Housing Support Services is a non-profit community-based organisation that has been providing a range of free services to youth, singles and families at risk of homelessness for over 30 years.
People who are homeless or at risk of homelessness who have links with Melbourne’s North West are supported to obtain and maintain suitable housing.
Assisting homeless at risk young people develop the skills to live independently and find pathways to sustainable long term housing.
Supporting families who are homeless or at risk of homelessness through transitional housing or assisting them to sustain their current tenancy
Equipping single adults to find sustainable long –term housing and addressing the barriers to break the cycle of homelessness
Assisting to establish and sustain the tenancies of tenants in community and public housing
Providing support and transitional accommodation to create a pathway for young people leaving out of home care and statutory services.
Building capacity in the homelessness sector to provide a sensitive response to young people when accessing services.