Community Housing Canberra (CHC)
Development of a group home to enable people with mental illness to transition from living with ageing parents, to a more independent model with 24/7 support (2020 grant round).
$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. (2018 grant round)
Aboriginal Housing Victoria
$70,000 which will contribute to the redevelopment of an underutilised dwelling into two long-term social and affordable housing units for Aboriginal tenancies in Shepparton (2020 grant round).
Havelock Housing Association
$200,000 granted to purchase a unit which will offer long-term affordable tenancies to matched pairs of older women. (2018 grant round)
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. (2018 grant round)
$70,000 was granted and will contribute to the purchase of a unit that will provide affordable rental accommodation to women 55+ who have experienced domestic violence (2020 grant round).
Habitat for Humanity Victoria
In 2018, $40,000 was granted to support a six-star energy rated, three-bedroom house for a family living in housing stress. In 2020, a further $20,000 was granted to support another home in Habitat for Humanity’s Yea development.