About Victoria’s homelessness system

The homelessness system in Victoria can sometimes be confusing, difficult to understand and hard to navigate

You may have questions such as:

  • How does it work?
  • Where does someone who needs a place to stay go for help?
  • How can people get help with rent and some support?

Visit these pages for a simple overview of how the homelessness system works in Victoria:


Understanding Homelessness training

Presented by CHP’s Peer Education Support Program (PESP), this training provides a comprehensive overview of key homelessness issues from the perspective of individuals who have lived it.

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