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COUNSELLING & SUPPORT - ADOPTION 
COUNSELLING & SUPPORT - FAMILY & OTHER RELATIONSHIPS 
COUNSELLING & SUPPORT - OTHER 
COUNSELLING & SUPPORT - SEXUAL ASSAULT 
COURTS 
EMERGENCY ACCOMMODATION - MEN 
EMERGENCY ACCOMMODATION - MIXED/FAMILIES 
EMERGENCY ACCOMMODATION - WOMEN 
EMERGENCY ACCOMMODATION - YOUNG PEOPLE 
EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE 
EMPLOYEE/ EMPLOYER SERVICES 
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HEALTH - FAMILY 
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HEALTH - MENTAL HEALTH 
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YOUNG PEOPLE 
 

EMERGENCY ACCOMMODATION - WOMEN 

   

Organisation

Description  

Contact Details

ANNIE KENNEY YOUNG WOMEN'S REFUGE

 

Provides accommodation and support for young women between the ages of 13 and 20, who are
homeless, or having difficulty living at home and who are transient, pregnant, experiencing
domestic violence or abuse.  
Phone: (03) 6272 7751


PO Box 174 Glenorchy Tasmania 7310

CAROLINE HOUSE INC.

 

Crisis accommodation for women with children experiencing domestic violence, homelessness, drug and alcohol abuse and mental health issues. 24 hour service.  Hobart: (03) 6234 5011

HOBART WOMEN'S SHELTER

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24 hour service that provides safe accommodation for women & children who are homeless or escaping domestic violence. Information, referrals and external accommodation is offered.  Phone: (03) 6273 8455
Fax: (03) 6273 8366
Email: response@hobartwomensshelter.org.au
PO Box 267 Moonah Tasmania 7009

HOMELESS SUPPORT HELPLINE

 

Provides access to telephone support, information and assistance to find emergency acconmmodation.

Freecall: 1800 800 588 available weekdays from 5pm - 9am and 24 hours weekends and public holidays. 
In business hours call Southern Region: 6273 5855 or 6214 1486 Northern Region: 6333 3000 North West Region: 6421 3100 West Coast Region: 6471 4719 Circular Head: 6452 1981

HOUSING CONNECT

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Housing connect is a one-stop shop for all housing and support needs. Housing Connect can help with: applying for social housing, support and advice with private rental, including bond and rent arrears, finding a bed for the night, support and advice about staying in your home, seeking assistance following family violence, information and advice about housing options.  Phone: 1800 800 588

117 Main Road, Newtown

JIREH HOUSE

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Crisis and medium term accommodation for women with or without children who are in an abusive relationships and for those who children are victims of abuse or at risk of abuse. 24 hour service. Offers information and referrals, child support on premises and family support.   Hobart: (03) 6232 3850
email: admin@jirehhouse.org.au

MAGNOLIA PLACE (LAUNCESTON WOMEN'S SHELTER)

 

Supported crisis accommodation for women over 20 yrs (or under if they have children). Priority given to women and children escaping domestic violence or whop are at risk of homelessness. 24 hour service.  Phone: (03) 6344 5322 (24 hrs)
Fax: (03) 6344 3969

MARA HOUSE

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Medium term accommodation service for young women aged from 13-18 years, fully supervised. One crisis bed available.
 
Phone: (03) 6231 2782
Mobile: 0418 315 027

MC COMBE HOUSE

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Emergency accommodation and support for women with or without children who are homeless or experiencing domestic violence. also provides counselling & support.  Phone:
1800 005 576 (24 hours)
(03) 6228 1099

OAKLEIGH HOUSE FAMILY SHELTER

 

Accommodation, self contained units & practical support for families.  Phone:
(03) 6431 5791
(03) 6431 9015

Fax: (03) 6432 1145

WARRAWEE WOMEN'S SHELTER

 

Provides crisis accommodation and support for women and children escaping domestic violence, sexual assault and homelessness.  Ulverstone: (03) 6425 1382

WEST COAST CRISIS ACCOMMODATION REFERRAL SERVICE

 

Assists with accommodation & accommodation referrals.  Zeehan: (03) 6471 6346

WYNDARRA CENTRE

 

Supported accommodation, counselling & advocacy for women & men, with or without children. No age limit for children.  Smithton: (03) 6452 1981
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