Inner City Homelessness Prevention and Support Service for Women and Women with Children (operating as Women and Women with Children Services)
This service provides the women’s refuge, Malachite House (formerly A Woman’s Place). The service supports single women and women with children experiencing homelessness or at risk of becoming homeless, including clients experiencing domestic and family violence. It provides a multidisciplinary service model for clients with low to complex needs, including those with mental health issues.
The service provides prevention and early intervention, supported crisis and transitional accommodation, rapid re-housing, and intensive responses for clients with complex needs. It has a strong focus on responses for Aboriginal women and is accessible to women from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
This service supports: women; families
Lead provider: Women's and Girls' Emergency Centre Inc. (WAGEC) Provider partners: Wesley Mission, St Vincent de Paul, Stepping Out Housing Program, Jewish House, St George Community Housing
Phone: 9319 4088