Universal Declaration of Human Rights 1948 “Article 25 1. Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of himself and of his family, including food, clothing, housing and medical care and necessary social services, and the right to security in the event of unemployment, sickness, disability, widowhood, old [...]
Port Phillip Community Group in collaboration with Second Bite are distributing free fresh seasonal fruit and vegetables in the hood. You can collect on a Wednesday at 2pm from 161 Chapel Street, St. Kilda. Don't forget to BYO bag. To be eligible you must be a resident of Port Phillip and hold a health care [...]
Today is World Homeless Day. Working with people who have experienced homelessness is often difficult and challenging, but it is on days like today that we remember why we do what we do.
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!
That’s why we’ve joined forces with organisations from across the housing sector, to work together on a campaign that will work towards fixing it – Everybody’s Home. Find out more, and join the campaign by visiting http://everybodyshome.com.au/?refer=spchg
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]