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Housing services

If you are experiencing family violence, we help with:

  • Information on relevant housing services available and referral to housing programs such as Private Rental Accommodation Program (PRAP)
  • Application support for Office of Housing – Priority Housing List
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Research, Policy and Advocacy

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Good Shepherd Family Violence Service
ph: 03 5970 5700

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Resources

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Children and Family Violence

Improving responses to children who experience family violence.

Resources

Inquiry into Family and Domestic Violence

Good Shepherd’s submission to the recent Federal Government Inquiry into Family, Domestic and Sexual Violence

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Mental Health

Good Shepherd and the Mental Health Alliance

Other services you may be interested in

No Interest Loans (NILs) for vehicles

No Interest Loans (NILs) for vehicles

No Interest Loans (NILs) for Vehicles. Borrow up to $5000. Pay back what you borrow. No Fees. No Interest. Ever. For vehicles linked to day-to-day use. Including: Car (must be registered), motorcycle, scooter / mobility scooter, boat, first year registration and stamp duty (for purchase of vehicle)
Good Shepherd ‘Pop-Up’ in East Gippsland & Towong

Good Shepherd ‘Pop-Up’ in East Gippsland & Towong

Good Shepherd is supporting Victorians in the East Gippsland and Towing regions to rebuild, following the 2019/21 bushfires which left many people financially vulnerable.
FDV NILs

FDV NILs

No Interest Loans (NILs) For women affected by family and domestic violence Borrow up to $2000. Pay back what you borrow. No Fees. No Interest. Ever. For: Bond and rent   Legal costs Security items Removalist and transport costs Car registration and repairs Furniture and whitegoods Utility bills Technology e.g. laptop, phone Medical and dental Education and employment tools/equipment 
Financial Independence Hub

Financial Independence Hub

The Financial Independence Hub offers a tailored financial coaching program to help people impacted by domestic and financial abuse establish a pathway to long-term financial recovery.
Family Violence Services Brimbank-Melton VIC

Family Violence Services Brimbank-Melton VIC

If you are experiencing family violence Good Shepherd can help. We provide specialist family violence services for those in the Brimbank-Melton region.
Bayside Peninsula Family Violence Services VIC

Bayside Peninsula Family Violence Services VIC

If you are experiencing family violence Good Shepherd can help. We provide specialist family violence services for those in the Bayside Peninsula.
Financial Capability and Wellbeing Program VIC

Financial Capability and Wellbeing Program VIC

Improve your understanding of your finances and debt management with our Financial Capability and Wellbeing Program.
Financial Counselling VIC

Financial Counselling VIC

Good Shepherd offers a free and confidential financial counselling service that assists people to gain control over debt and financial pressures.
Firmer Foundations NSW

Firmer Foundations NSW

Firmer Foundations is a free program for women focusing on money management and financial independence.
Family violence counselling for your children

Family violence counselling for your children

Good Shepherd's family violence service includes counselling and support for your children.
Legal Services Advice

Legal Services Advice

If you are experiencing family violence, we can connect you with helpful legal services.
Financial assistance

Financial assistance

Our Family Violence services can help you with financial assistance.
No Interest Loans (NILs)

No Interest Loans (NILs)

No Interest Loans (NILs) for essentials. Borrow up to $1500. Pay back what you borrow. No Fees. No Interest. Ever. For essential goods & services including: Household items (fridge, TV, washing machine + more), furniture, education essentials, laptops. devices, car repairs, medical & dental expenses (other items as requested)
Counselling NSW

Counselling NSW

Good Shepherd offers a range of specialist counselling services to young people aged 12-17 and their families.
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