Accommodation

IF YOU ARE HOMELESS OR AT IMMINENT RISK OF BECOMING HOMELESS

Ring Link2home on 1800 152 152  (This is a statewide telephone information and referral service for people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in NSW. It operates 24 hrs a day, 7 days a week, every day of the year.)


HOUSING FACS

Housing FACS provides emergency temporary accommodation for people who are homeless or experience a housing crisis. They can also provide longer term accommodation.
For further information, please contact 1800 422 322 or your local Housing FACS office:
Hurstville Office Ph: (02) 9375 8611
Fax: (02) 9375 8600
Level 4, 12 Butler Rd., Hurstville  NSW 2220
http://facs.nsw.gov.au/housing

(During Covid 19 period, Housing FACS has set in place a number of protocols in regard to assisting homeless clients and also clients in general.  If a client has become homeless and this is their first night of homelessness, they must call Link2Home on 1800 152 152 to be assessed for Temporary Accommodation. The client is not to present to an office of Housing FACS. If a client is wishing to extend their temporary accommodation after it expires, they need to phone their local office and not to present personally to the office.  All contact in regard to issues of Temporary Accommodation must be through the phone. If a client has any form of enquiry for Housing FACS or wish to return paperwork/documents, they need to ring and not go into the office).


ST GEORGE COMMUNITY HOUSING
(operates as usual during Covid 19 period but by phone only)
Ph: (02) 9585 1499
sgch.com.au
Provides secure, long term housing to people who are eligible for social housing and affordable housing for low income earners.


ST VINCENT DE PAUL – St George Sutherland Adults & Families Homelessness Support Service (operates as usual during Covid 19 period but by phone only)

Early Intervention & Outreach Case Management Support Service (Mon to Fri – 9:30am to 4:00pm)
Intake line – 02 9560 2656


WESLEY MISSION   –    1300 259 789
(operates as usual during Covid 19 period but by phone only)

South Eastern Sydney Homelessness Service Early Intervention
Sydney & South Eastern Sydney Districts Single Persons Homelessness Support Service (Mental Health)


YOUTH

PROJECT YOUTH (operates as usual during Covid 19 period but by phone only)
Provides crisis and transitional housing for young people aged 16-24, who are working or studying, across Sutherland Shire & St George areas.  It also provides support to young people who are accommodated but require support to remain housed.
Transitional Housing –  Ph: (02) 9525 7919
Crisis Housing – Penny’s Ph: (02) 9580 0970  ;    The Bridge  Ph: (02) 9521 6182

ST GEORGE ACCOMMODATION FOR YOUTH
(operates as usual during Covid 19 period but by phone only)

Sustainable Tenancy Program – Specialist Case Management and Tenancy Support
Provides practical assistance to young people aged 16-25, who are homeless or at risk of homelessness to seek housing in supported, community housing and in the private rental market and also ongoing support for them to learn how to sustain tenancies and the people skills to share with others.  Specialising in : Mental Health; Newly Arrived; Complex needs.
It is open to young people, SHS Services and local services and agencies in the St George & Sutherland areas, who work with our target group. Phone us on (02) 9586 3345 to make a referral.
Website: www.stgaccom.org.au

WOMEN (WITH OR WITHOUT CHILDREN)

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE LINE – 24 hours  Ph:  1800 656 463
For women in need of emergency temporary accommodation because of domestic violence.

CROSSROADS COMMUNITY CARE CENTRE INC  Ph: (02) 9525 3790
(operates as usual during Covid 19 period but by phone only)
Crossroads provides medium term safe accommodation program for women (and their children) who are escaping domestic violence and healing from trauma and abuse.  Program includes individual counselling, workshops and parenting programs.  Referrals by caseworker only.
http://www.crossroadscommunitycare.org.au

SALVATION ARMY – Miranda Ph: (02) 9540 4460
(operates as usual during Covid 19 period but by phone only)
Emergency Accommodation services available in the City for women (and also for men).

Other Emergency accommodation for women: There are limited women’s refuges available in the St George & Sutherland Shire. These have not been listed for security reasons. All refuges are by referral only. Please click ‘Local Support’ tab to contact any support services listed to access information and/or availability.

MEN

Contact Link2home on 1800 152 152  ;   OR
Contact St Vincent de Paul :
Hurstville Community Support Centre – (02) 9580 2459 ;
Sutherland Community Support Centre – (02) 9532 3110

HOUSING FOR ABORIGINAL PEOPLE

NSW Aboriginal Housing Office
Ph: 1800 727 555
http://www.aho.nsw.gov.au

The NSW Government is funding Temporary Crisis Accommodation for vulnerable international students in NSW during the current COVID-19 pandemic.
To apply, please contact Service NSW International Student Support Hotline on 13 77 88 or visit the Service NSW website.

 

LOCAL BOARDING HOUSES

St George area: 
Southside Guest Stay – Carlton
Ph: (02) 9587 4872

Sutherland Shire:
Cronulla Boarding House
1 Oak Street Cronulla
Ph: (02) 9544 4758     Tony 0417 282 938 or Lou 0410 682 938.
Email: cronullaboardinghouse@gmail.com

Dameeli Lodge
9 Dameeli Avenue, Kirrawee
Ph: (02) 9521 2070

Boarding Houses at Woolooware and Miranda managed by George Capsis.
Ph: 0412 270 746

LOW COST ACCOMMODATION LIST for St George & Sutherland Shire

Low Cost Accommodation List 06-08-2020

 

PRIVATE RENTAL OPTIONS:

The following websites carry a large number of advertisement for private rental options:
http://www.gumtree.com.au
http://www.myhome.com.au
http://www.furnishedproperty.com.au
http://www.flatmatefinders.com.au
http://www.shareaccommodation.org
http://www.yourestate.com.au
http://www.realestate.com.au

Disclaimer Although we carefully consider what information and organisations we include in this website and also which websites we link to, the SASHH is not responsible for the information contained on other websites or for the services they offer (SASHH does not guarantee you will be eligible for assistance from any of these services)