News

21-Oct-2014
Lunch with Tim Costello

We have a limited number of tickets available to An Intimate Conversation with Tim Costello. ..

13-Oct-2014
JG King to build Sidney Myer Haven

(https://www.youtube.com/edit?video_id=9q3wzdzynHg&video_referrer=watch) JG King Homes has b..

10-Oct-2014
World Homeless Day

Today is World Homeless Day. WHD was born out of discussions between aid workers around the..

09-Oct-2014
Services Connect tender success

Haven; Home, Safe (HHS) has been successful in two partnerships chosen to test and deliver Servi..

08-Oct-2014
Charter Hall runs for SMH

Charter Hall Development Managers, Will Green and James will run 132km from Melbourne to Bendigo..

06-Oct-2014
New Vision with purpose

At last Thursday’s Board meeting, the Directors unanimously endorsed our new Vision statem..

01-Oct-2014
Merger completed

Home; Haven, Safe (HHS) and Preston-based North East Housing Service (NEHS) have completed their..

01-Oct-2014
New look website

Our website is undergoing a refresh as part of today's merger with NEHS. Like any renovatio..

04-Aug-2014
BJC on board with SMH

The Bendigo Jockey Club, through its community engagement arm known as the Gallic Club, today an..

04-Aug-2014
Homeless Persons Week 2014

Today marks the start of national Homeless Persons Week 2014. The theme of this year's natio..

19-Jun-2014
Merger to deliver more for those most in need

Haven; Home, Safe (HHS) has struck a merger deal with Preston-based housing provider North East ..

11-Jun-2014
Email back online

Our internet and email systems are back online as of 3.45pm today. The backlog of emails are..

10-Apr-2014
From rags and ruin to runs and riches

Sri Lanka's T20 Captain Dinesh Chandimal was just a boy when the 2004 Boxing Day tsunami decimated m..

07-Mar-2014
Charter Hall announces charity partnership with us

Charter Hall is pleased to announce it has formed a new charity partnership with Haven; Home, Sa..

06-Mar-2014
All systems go at Sidney Myer Haven

Minister for Housing, the Hon. Wendy Lovell and the son of Sidney Myer, philanthropist Baillieu ..

18-Feb-2014
Register your team for The Big Hit

The inaugural Big Hit charity golf day is coming soon. Set the date aside now in your diary..

03-Feb-2014
New maintenance reporting process

We have today launched a new, streamlined property maintenance reporting process. This chang..

27-Jan-2014
Age commentary fundamentally wrong

The Age newspaper published an article on Page 15 today by Kenneth Davidson. http://www.theage.c..

17-Dec-2013
Demand for homelessness services soars

The number of Victorians seeking support from homelessness services has risen dramatically, from..

16-Dec-2013
Victoria in Bloom

Registrations are now open for Victoria in Bloom garden competition. The competition has bee..

21-Nov-2013
Official launch of Sidney Myer Haven

Work will start next month on an Australian-first project that aims to break the cycle of homele..

21-Nov-2013
We've gone digital

Going digital was an easy decision for us to make. Annual reports usually take the form of t..

18-Oct-2013
Annual Stakeholders Meeting

We will be holding our Annual Stakeholders Meeting on Thursday, November 21, 2013 from 5:30pm un..

18-Oct-2013
Social Housing Survey

Siah Liam of the Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning at the University of Melbourne i..

11-Oct-2013
ROI process to be suspended

The number of people on our affordable housing database currently far exceeds the number of prop..

05-Apr-2013
Social media news feeds

Don't have a Facebook or Twitter account. From next week you will be able to follow our Posts a..

30-Jan-2013
Local savings program helps kids get back to school

Leading local savings program, Saver Plus, is helping to ease the burden of ‘back to schoo..

11-Jan-2013
Hot tips to keep cool

It's really hot today. Follow these 10 tips to help keep your cool: 1.Wear loose-fitting c..

11-Jan-2013
Mildura office seeks housing registrations

Want long-term affordable rental housing? Our Mildura office is currently taking registrations o..

21-Dec-2012
Christmas/New Year office hours

Our offices are closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day. If you are homeless..

06-Dec-2012
CHP Board honour for Homeless Services Manager

Haven's Operations Manager Homeless Services, Peter Richardson, has been appointed to the Board ..

06-Dec-2012
Kids learn life lessons about money from parents who save

Saver Plus, the financial education and matched savings program developed by the Brotherhood of ..

29-Nov-2012
Stakeholders Meeting on YouTube

If you were'nt able to make it to our Annual Stakeholders Meeting last Wednesday night you can c..

29-Nov-2012
Stay connected with Haven

There are many ways you can now keep in contact with us at Haven; Home, Safe. You can find..

21-Nov-2012
Annual Report delivered

Haven's Annual Report for 2011-2012 was delivered at our Annual Stakeholders Meeting this evenin..

13-Nov-2012
Homeless rate up 8%

The rate of homelessness in Australia rose by eight per cent in the five years to 2011, new cens..

08-Nov-2012
Masterpieces of recovery

The Art Can Be Your Voice exhibition opens tomorrow until 23 November in the foyer of the Bendi..

30-Oct-2012
Haven Sent Christmas appeal

The Bendigo Weekly and Haven; Home, Safe have joined forces to make Christmas extra special this..

30-Oct-2012
Tenant survey out now

Our 2012 Tenant Survey has been posted out to more than 1000 tenants. The responses t..

29-Oct-2012
Minister guest at Annual Stakeholders Meeting

The Minister for Housing the Hon. Wendy Lovell MLC has confirmed as the guest speaker at our Ann..

10-Oct-2012
World Homeless Day

On the 10th of the 10th 2012 millions of people around the world will mark World Homeless Day (h..

26-Sep-2012
Ken and Keith at The Pointy End

For the latest news on all things Haven, housing and homelessness services ... watch today's int..

20-Sep-2012
Safe place for indigenous women and children

Meminar Ngangg Gimba - a cluster housing complex for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander wome..

10-Sep-2012
Our White Ribbon Ambassador

CEO Ken Marchingo has become a White Ribbon Ambassador to promote positive attitudes and behavio..

07-Sep-2012
Bendigo for Homeless Youth gala

Tickets are now on sale for the Bendigo for Homeless Youth gala dinner, which will be held at th..

07-Sep-2012
CEO chair-elect of International Housing Partnership

CEO Ken Marchingo will take the reins as the 2013 Chair of the International Housing Partnership..

31-Aug-2012
Aussie inspiration for US housing sector

In this the second podcast produced by Eden Housing in California, Haven CEO Ken Marchingo discu..

23-Aug-2012
Homing in on the real issues of homelessness

No one sets out to become homeless, but they do, because homelessness can happen to almost anyon..

31-Jul-2012
Future of social housing in Government's hands

Haven has submitted its detailed response to the State Government’s discussion paper Path..

20-Jul-2012
Haven CEO goes global

CEO Ken Marchingo recently recorded a podcast interview on the subject of Affordable Housing in ..

11-May-2012
Housing affordability photo petition

Australians for Affordable Housing has launched a photo petition (http://australiansforaffordabl..

07-May-2012
Government Seeks Feedback on Social Housing

Over the next three months the State Government is inviting the wider community, including repre..

07-May-2012
Pilot Project Under Way

Work has begun in earnest on delivering a new 12-month pilot project to tackle homelessness in t..

07-May-2012
Quick Guide to Haven

We have just launched a profile document which provides an overview of the organisation, our ser..

20-Oct-2011
Help Haven write its history

In one generation Haven has grown from one man in a warren to one of a Australia's premier affor..

04-Sep-2011
Nowhere to live

Rents are rising even in country towns, and more people are forced into caravan parks, the back ..

22-Aug-2011
Construction due to start on a revolutionary housing complex

Janine Wilson, Chairperson for the Indigenous Family Violence Regional Action Group, Northern Lo..

22-Aug-2011
Start on safe haven: Program to support Aboriginal women will provide statewide service

A $2.4 MILLION safe haven for abused Aboriginal women is being built in Mildura. The housin..

04-Aug-2010
Singles to benefit from affordable apartments

Young and elderly singles squeezed out of the private rental market in Bendigo will greatly bene..