Housing Connect - Colony 47
Housing Connect Front Door Services - Hobart
Housing Connect Front Door services provide the first point of contact for Tasmanians requiring housing and housing related support. They provide immediate assistance, assessment and referral for people who need help with housing or who are homeless.
Front Door staff identify and prioritise peoples’ housing needs and provide information about their housing options and choices. Front Door staff connect eligible Tasmanians to appropriate housing assistance and services, including:
- Private rental assistance
- Social housing
- Supported accommodation
- Crisis and Transitional Accommodation
- Material assistance
- After-hours assistance
- Housing Support services.
Front Door services connect people to the service they need. They do not directly house people.
People can access the service directly by calling 1800 800 588 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week) or by calling in to their local Housing Connect office.
What the service can help with
Housing and homelessness
How the service is delivered
Coordination of Services
Information, Advice and Education
Intake and Assessment
Services are available for
Parents and Carers
Age eligibility for children
16 - 24
Cost of service
Is a referral required?
No referral required
How do clients access the service?
Client responsible for transportation to service
Home visits can be provided
Transport not required (eg. telephone service, online service)