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Guidelines for specialist homelessness services

These guidelines and associated documents provide information and guidance for specialist homelessness services funded by the department under Homelessness Programs.

Homelessness program guidelines

The Guidelines provide comprehensive information regarding the purpose, scope, expectations and requirements of funding provided under Homelessness Programs.

The above guidelines were updated in May 2018. The previous guidelines below, will apply until 30 June 2018 for Specialist Homelessness Services funded by the department.

Conditions of funding

There are additional conditions of funding that apply to homelessness funded services:

The following documents are referenced in additional conditions for homelessness funded services:

These publications were produced prior to the current government.

Other useful resources

  • Rent (Reporting) Fact Sheet (PDF, 257KB) - This fact sheet clarifies the reporting obligations of Specialist Homelessness Services for rental income derived from properties funded by DHPW and organisational owned properties.
  • Technology Safety Planning - information is available about safety planning involving mobile phones and other devices (iPad / Tablet), the internet, email, online accounts and social media use.

This publication was produced prior to the current government.


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