Uniting Wesley's Private Rental Assistance Program assists individuals and families who are vulnerable or at risk of being evicted from a rental property due to personal or financial crisis. We offer practical, tailored, one-off services to help people stay in secure and affordable private rental.
We can help people who:
Unlike many other programs, families and individuals don’t have to be receiving Centrelink or other assistance to be eligible.
How we can help?
Referral and assessment
Each potential household will be assessed individually, however a key criteria is the person or family’s ability to sustain appropriate and affordable housing in the private rental market. It is essential that agencies accessing this program on behalf of clients already in rental accommodation have a detailed financial assessment prior to referral.
Priority assistance will be given to people who are in one or more of the following categories:
Please contact us to discuss client eligibility prior to referral.
Private Rental Assistance Program
Wesley Homelessness and Support Services
291A Maroondah Highway, Ringwood
P 8870 4000