The service is a DCSI accredited Specialist Homelessness Service and Preferred Support Provider for a range of specialised programs to assist people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness including:

  • Crisis Housing Program
  • Transitional Housing Program
  • Supportive Housing Program
  • Intensive Tenancy Support Program

There is no fee for service, however, payment of rent is required for the Housing programs

Program details

Who: We deliver a range of services to independent young people aged 15 to 25 who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Services are also provided to persons 25 and over who are assessed as homeless or at risk of homelessness. Services include:

  • Confidential intake
  • Risk and needs assessment
  • Referral to specialised housing programs with case management support
  • Referral to other housing providers/options
  • Advocacy
  • Information
  • Advice

How: Referrals are accepted from:

  • Individuals
  • Families
  • Community based organisations
  • Other Specialist Homelessness Services

The service operates 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday (except public holidays)

For after hours crisis assistance please contact the Homelessness Gateway on 1800 003 308 (freecall 24/7)

Where: Whyalla

Contact: 5 Colebrook Street Whyalla Stuart – 86453655 or whreferrals@centacare.org.au

 

 

 

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