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Eastern Homelessness Network (EHN)

The Eastern Homeless Network (EHN) is a resource to the homelessness sector operating in the Eastern Metropolitan Region. This site contains information and resources to assist people working in the Specialist Homeless Services.

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Upcoming Events

  • Start: Sun 8-Jul-18 12:00am
    End: Sun 15-Jul-18 12:00am

    8-15 July
    NAIDOC Week (2018 Theme ‘Because of her, we can!)
    NAIDOC Week celebrates the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal
    and Torres Strait Islander peoples. NAIDOC is celebrated not only in Indigenous communities but by Australians from all walks of life.

  • Thu 19-Jul-18 10:00am-12:30pm (2:30 Hrs)

    The EHN Practitioner Meeting provides a great opportunity for practitioners and allied services to come together to share information and ideas and to enhance their professional networks. We have a broad range of speakers from a range of complimentatry services discussing topical issues; programs and new intitatives.

Events

Upcoming events, conferences and forums.

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Sector News

Sector News relevant to the workers in homelessness for the Eastern Region.

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Job Opportunities

Current jobs on offer in the homelessness sector in the Eastern Region.

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Do you require assistance?

If you are experiencing homelessness or at risk of homelessness please contact your closest entry point for assistance, 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday.

  • Anchor Incorporated, Lilydale - 9760 6400
  • Community Housing Ltd, Box Hill - 9856 0098
  • SalvoCare Eastern, Kew - 9853 5680
  • Uniting Wesley, Ringwood - 8870 4020
  • Uniting Harrison, Wantirna Sth - 9871 8700

After hours 5pm-9am and on weekends and public holidays,  please call 1800 825 955.

If you are escaping domestic violence please call 1800-015-188, 24 hours, 7 days a week.

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EHN Practitioner Meetings

The EHN Practitioner Meeting provides a great opportunity for practitioners and allied services to come together to share information and ideas and to enhance their professional networks. We have a broad range of speakers from a range of complimentary services discussing topical issues; programs and new initiatives.

If you would like to speak at a meeting or would like to recommend a topic you'd like to hear more about, please contact us

2018 Meeting Dates

May 24  - Agenda
July 19
September 27
November 22

Federation Estate, 32 Greenwood Ave, Ringwood
Meeting 10am -12.30pm
Morning Tea will be served

For more information or to RSVP, please contact EHNnetworker@wesley.org.au or call Jo on 0419 363 261

Meet the Peaks

The Council to Homeless Persons (CHP) is the peak body representing organisations and individuals in Victoria with a commitment to ending homelessness. 

 

Homelessness Australia (HA) is the national peak body for homelessness in Australia. We provide systemic advocacy for the homelessness sector. They work with a large network of organisations to provide a unified voice when it comes to preventing and responding to homelessness. 

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