Our Vision

A community free from family violence, where everyone feels safe.

 

Housing Assistance

EDVOS can support you with your housing needs in a number of ways:

  • Safe at Home

  • Private Rental Assistance (PRA)

  • Transitional Housing Management (THM)

Safe at Home

Where possible, EDVOS can provide support for you and your children to remain in your own home safely. This can include funding to change your locks. For other safety needs please speak to us.

Private Rental Assistance (PRA)

Private Rental Assistance is a set payment provided to you to cover rental on a private rental property. The purpose of PRA is to provide support if you have experienced family violence in the previous 12 months and/or are escaping family violence to live safely in a private rental property.

External organisations can apply for Private Rental Assistance on behalf of their clients.

Transitional Housing Management (THM)

The THM program provides a medium-term transitional housing option to women and their children who are escaping family violence. EDVOS has nomination rights for a number of THM properties across the east of Melbourne.

For more information please contact us.

 

Housing Assistance

EDVOS can support you with your housing needs. For more information please call EDVOS 9259 4200.

ABOUT EDVOS

EDVOS is the specialist family violence service in Melbourne’s Eastern Region.

We provide a broad range of integrated services to support women and children who are responding to family violence.

We prioritise the safety of women and children as a fundamental human right whilst working to ensure perpetrators are held accountable for using violence.

FIND US AT

  • PO BOX 698 Ringwood VIC 3134
  • 03 9259 4200
  • EDVOS Operating Hours
    M-F:9am-8pm & Sat:9am-5pm
  • edvos@edvos.org.au
  • @edvosFV

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