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Free 24 hour phone line. Someone will take your call from Safe Steps Family Violence Response Centre.
Other projects to help Victorians have a safe and secure home.

Towards Home

Towards Home is a $9.8 million initiative to help people who are sleeping rough in inner Melbourne by giving them:

  • somewhere to live
  • targeted support to help them keep their home.

30 new modular homes (like movable units) will be built on five sites in Melbourne.

For more information:

Valley Park redevelopment

Valley Park redevelopment is a 12-year project to redevelop The Mews public housing estate in Westmeadows.

When it is finished, there will be 145 social housing units, a 90-bed aged care facility and 209 homes for private sale.

The project is due to end in 2020.

For an overview of the project, read the Valley Park redevelopment progress update for January 2018 (.doc).

Carlton housing redevelopment

This nine-stage urban renewal and community development project stared in September 2009.

Most stages have been finished and 246 public housing units have been built.

The project is due to end in November 2020.

For an overview of the project, read the Carlton housing redevelopment progress update for January 2018 (.doc).