What is Fred’s Place?

It is a new service located in Tweed Heads, which offers a home and support services for people who are experiencing homelessness or at risk of homelessness.

Fred's Place is a fully renovated home  with three bathrooms, a large laundry, internet and telephone, television, staffed kitchen, inside and outside areas to socialise, storage and mailing facilities and provision of a dedicated and equipped room for Centrelink, Medicare, Counselling, Legal Assistance and Housing NSW, which are all available on a weekly or fortnightly basis.  Case management with outreach availability is also offered along with emergency accommodation.  All services are at no cost. It is a modern facility with a lovely homely feeling. Fred’s Place also manages Angela House which consist of two two-bedroom villas and a four bedroom home; these are used for medium term accommodation at a nominal rent.  

Who benefits from the service?

Singles and families whom find themselves in need or who are experiencing homelessness are welcome to access Fred’s Place.

Where is the service located?

Fred’s Place is located at 9 Boyd Street, Tweed Heads. Phone:  (07) 5536 1906.

Can I volunteer?

Volunteers are always welcome.  We also offer placements to those who are completing relevant TAFE and University courses.

How can I find out more?

For further information on the availability of services at Fred’s Place contact the manager on:

(07) 5536 1906.