Women

Opening Doors

Opening Doors is an entry point for those experiencing or at risk of homelessness. Follow the Opening Doors link to learn how the system works and entry points close to you.

Phone: 1800 825 955

SalvoCare Eastern

The Frankston and Rosebud Crisis Centres are entry points for individuals, families and youth who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. These Centres provide assessment, information, advocacy and referral to a range of accommodation and housing services. They can help navigate services and link in with services such as family violence, drug and alcohol, health and mental health, legal, financial, employment, education and training.

Frankston Address: 37 Ross Smith Avenue, Frankston VIC 3199
Rosebud Address: 17 Ninth Avenue, Rosebud VIC 3939
Phone: 1800 825 955
Find more information: www.salvationarmy.org.au/SalvoCareEastern

Women's housing LTD

Women’s housing is a not for profit organization that manages a diverse range of properties including; long-term community housing, community rooming house accommodation, transitional housing. To apply for housing, one needs to ‘long-term housing application’.

Phone: (03) 9412 6868
Find more information: www.womenshousing.com.au

Private Rental Access Program (PRAP)

Women and children access PRAP to access or maintain private rental accommodations for the long-term. Clients can be referred to PRAP via a WAYYS support worker in a Good Shepherd worker.

Phone: (03) 9791 6111
Find more information: http://www.wayssltd.org.au/prap

Queens Support Fund

A fund set up to assist women and their children who are experiencing distressing circumstances or crisis. The service is completely volunteer run. Applications for grants are reviewed the third week of every month.

Email: enquiries@queensfund.org.au
Find more information: https://www.queensfund.org.au/

Women's Health & Well-Being

The family planning clinic offers consultations with female general medical practitioners, with referrals as necessary, providing family planning, infertility investigation, pregnancy testing & advice, Pap smears, breast examination, menopause counselling & advice, referrals to specialists for antenatal care or for pregnancy terminations, counselling for sexual and contraceptive concerns, screening, counselling and treatment for sexually transmitted diseases and counselling for HIV/AIDS.

Phone: 1300 342 273
Address: 140-154 Sladen St, Cranbourne VIC 3977
Find more information: www.monashhealth.org.au

Anglicare

Anglicare works with vulnerable and disadvantaged individuals and families of all ages. Services and programs range so contact them and discuss your clients needs.

Free Call: 1800 809 722

Clayton office: 2 Dixon Street, Clayton, Victoria, 3168
Phone: 03 9543 8911

Dandenong office: 15 Scott Street, Dandenong, Victoria, 3175
Phone: 03 9706 8568

Pakenham office: 66-68 Main Street, Pakenham, Victoria, 3810
Phone: 5945 2000

Frankston office: 60-64 Wells Street, Frankston, Victoria, 3199
Phone: 03 9781 6700

Rosebud office: 1703 Point Nepean Road, Rosebud, Victoria, 3939
Phone: 03 5986 9900

For more information: www.anglicarevic.org.au

Peninsula Health Sexual Health Nurse

The Sexual Health Nurse provides advice and practical information on youth health issues such as pregnancy, contraception, relationships, cervical and breast cancer, childbirth education and sexually transmitted diseases.

Phone: 1300 665 781
Find more information: www.peninsulahealth.org.au

Good Shepherd

Good Shepherd provides a range of community based services include intake assessment and planning, financial counselling, family services and crisis family violence services. Services are run out of offices in Hastings, Mornington, Abbotsford, Bayside, Melton and St Albans.

Bayside Phone: 1300 765 595
Mornington Address: 3/342 Main Street, Mornington Victoria 3931
Hastings Address: 1 Church St, Hastings Vic 3915
Mornington and Hastings Phone: (03) 5971 9444
Find more information: www.goodshep.org.au