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Proud as Punch

Here at South Port Community Housing Group we’re constantly encouraging our tenants to get involved in the arts whether it be theatre, music or painting…But today staff swallowed a bit of their own medicine and  got stuck into some  art therapy of their own.  What a great team building exercise!

By | 2018-09-12T06:53:36+10:00 September 12th, 2018|News & Events|0 Comments

Everyone deserves a safe home and a brand new soft pillow helps too…

Talk about corporate social responsibility?  Big thanks to Easyrest for enabling us to supply new South Port Community Housing tenants with brand new down pillows.  When SPCHG  take on new tenants, it is our policy to supply them with  brand new products including bedding, kitchenware and toiletries. It’s a  fresh new start with ongoing dedicated [...]

By | 2018-08-30T06:58:11+10:00 August 30th, 2018|News & Events|0 Comments

It’s Homelessness Week and the 2018 theme is ‘Ending Homelessness together’

Homelessness week is coordinated by national peak body, Homelessness Australia.   Right now, more than 116,000 Australian are homeless #HW2018 On any given night in Australia, 1 in 200 people are homeless The main causes of homelessness are poverty, unaffordable rents, and family violence To fix these problems we need a national plan to #endhomelessness [...]

By | 2018-08-09T06:11:50+10:00 August 8th, 2018|News & Events|0 Comments

Achieve now! So many fantastic courses available in our local Community

What a great alliance! The 'Achieve Now' partnership is a collaboration between three adult learning centres in the Port Phillip area – Elwood and St. Kilda Neighbourhood Learning Centre, Port Melbourne Neighbourhood Learning Centre and Port Phillip Community Group. Computer, creative and well being, language, work skills courses and so much more. Check out what's [...]

By | 2018-07-24T06:17:06+10:00 July 24th, 2018|News & Events|0 Comments

We’re celebrating NAIDOC this week at SPCHG

You can check out this link http://www.portphillip.vic.gov.au/naidoc-week.htm to see what’s happening in our local community for NAIDOC Week.   The  2018 theme is “Because of her, we can” and celebrates the amazing contribution that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women have made and continue to make for the advancement of their communities. This beautiful artwork [...]

By | 2018-07-11T02:22:25+10:00 July 11th, 2018|News & Events|0 Comments

Tenant Talent

South Port was very fortunate this year to receive a grant from the wonderful StreetSmart for a year of arts activities for our residents. We have some people who are very keen and very talented, but art supplies don’t come cheap! So we’ve bought some  kits of paints, canvases, brushes and books.   Upon collecting [...]

By | 2018-05-16T04:04:01+10:00 May 16th, 2018|News & Events|0 Comments

‘Be Proud of Your Community’

A super day was had by all at South Port Community Housing Group’s Annual Street Party....Loads of sunshine, live band, free catering truck food, BBQ (thanks to Father Bob!), coffee van, photo booth, face painting, prizes, popcorn, fairy floss, tenant story telling and more. Importantly, it was an opportunity to spotlight Victoria’s homelessness crisis and [...]

By | 2018-05-09T23:41:37+10:00 May 9th, 2018|News & Events|0 Comments