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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 Specialist Homelessness and Family Violence Services.

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Do you require assistance?

If you are experiencing homelessness in Melbournes eastern region 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
  • The Salvation Army, Nunawading - 9890 7144
  • Uniting, Ringwood - 8870 4020

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

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

Upcoming Events

  • Thu 18-Aug-22 9:30am-11:30am (2 Hrs)

    The next Children’s Network Meeting will go ahead as a Face-to-Face meeting for the first time since April 2020, on Thursday 18th August, 2022, 9.30 -11.30 am. It’d be great to see people attend this meeting onsite to reconnect with colleagues and have the opportunity to network with other practitioners in the region.

  • Start: Fri 25-Nov-22 12:00am
    End: Sat 10-Dec-22 12:00am


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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EHN Practitioner Meetings - Postponed

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

Meetings will begin again online on April 7th 2022. 

For more information or to RSVP, please contact  

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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