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Parkes Forbes Homelessness and Housing Support Service

This service provides the women’s refuge, Forbes Women’s Refuge (call 6851 1400 – 24/7 on-call response). The service targets young people, adults and families, including women escaping domestic and family violence who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. It provides early intervention and post-crisis support, helps clients to access long-term secure accommodation, and supports them to maintain these tenancies. 

The service has a strong focus on Aboriginal people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

This service supports: young people; women; men; families

Lead provider: The Trustees of The Roman Catholic Church for the Diocese of Wilcannia-Forbes (CentaCare)

Phone: 6850 1788