In October 2018, Homes for Homes granted funding to organisations across VIC and ACT. These projects will provide housing for 14 people.
Habitat for Humanity Victoria
$40,000 granted to support a six-star energy rated, three-bedroom house for a family living in housing stress.
$120,000 granted to contribute to the redevelopment of apartments which will provide low-cost accommodation to people experiencing homelessness, as well as support programs to at-risk groups including homeless women with babies.
Havelock Housing Association
$200,000 granted to purchase a unit which will offer long-term affordable tenancies to matched pairs of older women.
Women’s Property Initiatives
$120,000 granted to support a four-unit development. This will house women over 55 who are living in the private rental market and don’t have enough money to buy their own home.