Banyule Community Health Service
Emergency relief (including food relief and food vouchers).
Emergency Relief including food relief and food vouchers, Telstra bill assistance, op shop. Intake and assessment process, appointment required.
Darebin Information, Volunteer & Resource.
NILS, food parcels, Telstra Bill Assistance.
Salvation Army Plenty Valley
Emergency Relief including food vouchers and material aid, financial counselling, NILS and other support programs.
Salvation Army Preston
Provides food, material aid, information and referrals. Community Lunch: Thursday 12pm, $2.00 donation welcome.
Whittlesea Community Connections Inc.
Emergency Relief including food vouchers and material aid, financial counselling, NILS and other support programs. Appointment necessary.
Diamond Valley Community Support
Emergency Relief and FoodShare, Personal Counselling, Financial Counselling, Legal Service (Family Law only), Tax Help and Op Shops. Drop in Service.
The Queen's Fund
Financial assistance for single women and children in Victoria in emergency situations, including educational assistance. The average grant is $323. Applications must be completed by a qualified case or social worker. Residency in Victoria for a minimum period of 12 months is required. If a client is at imminent risk of eviction or disconnection of utilities or urgently needs funds to secure accommodation grants can be fast tracked. Applications can be made at: https://www.queensfund.org.au/howtoapply.
St Vincent De Paul
Home visits providing food relief, clothing, furniture, material and financial aid.
Asylum Seeker Resource Centre
Foodbank and community lunch 5 days per week. Primary Health Care Services. Material Aid: including Myki credit, international calling cards, mobile phones and gift cards to buy household items urgently needed. General Access Program (GAP), and for a range of issues, including homelessness, family violence and social isolation. Case Management, Housing and rental support to those seeking asylum or with refugee status.