Housing support for the aged

Helping older public tenants at risk of losing their public housing

This service is for people over 50 years old who live in the City of Melbourne or City of Moonee Valley. It aims to provide support and links to relevant services for older public tenants at risk of losing their public housing.

Service details

We provide short to medium term case management to older people (50 and over) living in public housing. We do this by providing information regarding health and housing and networking and establishing links with necessary services to assist our clients to live independently.

Supports and services we provide access to include:

  • One to one outreach support
  • Advocacy with your landlord regarding tenancy and housing issues
  • Referral to other health and support services, such as home care services
  • Support with daily living issues

Fees & eligibility

This service is for people who are:

  • residents of public housing in City of Moonee Valley and City of Melbourne
  • over 50 years old
  • experiencing social isolation and have complex needs
  • at risk of losing their housing

If you are a carer for someone in this situation, you are also welcomed to use this service.

Contact a cohealth location to request an appointment or call 0459 455 005.

This service is free.

Available at 2 locations

Opening hours

Mon 9:00am - 5:00pm
Tue 9:00am - 5:00pm
Wed 9:00am - 5:00pm
Thu 9:00am - 5:00pm
Fri 9:00am - 5:00pm
This is an outreach service.

Opening hours

Mon 9:00am - 5:00pm
Tue 9:00am - 5:00pm
Wed 9:00am - 5:00pm
Thu 9:00am - 5:00pm
Fri 9:00am - 5:00pm
This is an outreach service.
Phone: 9448 5537
Facsimile: 7000 1813
Location details and map

For GP’s and health professionals

GP’s and health professionals can refer a client using our online referral form.

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