What is the Eastern Suburbs Community Support Services (Specialist Homelessness Service)?

 This service supports unaccompanied adults and families in the Botany Bay, Randwick, Waverley and Woollahra Local Government Areas.  It provides a range of support including:

  • Early intervention support to prevent homelessness, incorporating the Kingsford Community Support Centre
  • Supported transitional accommodation including Claffy Lodge
  • Crisis accommodation for single women/women with children who have experienced domestic/family violence including Dolores Refuge and Killara Refuge
  • Rapid rehousing
  • Intensive responses for clients with complex needs

Who can access this service?

This service supports unaccompanied men and women over the age of 18 years; women/women with children under the age of 16 years who have experienced domestic/family violence; and families with children under the age of 16 years including single parents.

Can I volunteer for this service?

Volunteer opportunities will be made available in the Volunteering Section of this website.

How can I find out more?

For more information, please contact our Central Intake Officer on:

 Phone: (02) 9560 2656

 Email: intakeofficer@sydneyvinnies.org