The North and West Homelessness Network (NWHN) is one of eight regional network across Victoria funded to bring services together to share information, identify common needs and gaps in service provision, and establish close working relationships to promote and assist the best possible response to homelessness within a regional context. Core members are homelessness and family violence agencies receiving funded from the Homelessness Assistance Support Program.
There are two Network Coordinators in the region who manage the Network activities. These positions are auspiced by Wombat Housing and Support Services. A Steering Group made up of representatives from Specialist Homelessness Services, Family Violence services and the auspice agency informs the general direction of the Network.
More information can be found on the NWHN’s website.