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A new Housing Plus local centre for Bathurst

POSTED BY:Rochelle June 2, 2020 CATEGORIES:News

Housing Plus is soon to commence renovations to transform the former Opal aged care facility in Boyd Street, Kelso, into a local service base for a range of its community services as well as a multipurpose centre for residents and groups of Kelso/South Bathurst and the wider community. The new Housing Plus Connect office will contain meeting, conference and event facilities for up to 60 … read more

Clean energy and community housing

Housing Plus are partnering with CEFC to demonstrate how built-in sustainability measures can deliver ongoing benefits to tenants, housing providers and the environment. We are aiming to improve the standard of living for lower income families by making their homes more energy efficient. Click here to access the full report

Media Release – Support for tenants under rental stress

POSTED BY:HousingPlus March 31, 2020 CATEGORIES:Media , News

Media Release 30 March 2020 Housing Plus welcomes government commitments to ensure tenants are safely housed during the COVID-19 crisis. Housing Plus support Real Estate Agents and owners who are working with their tenants experiencing rental stress due to job loss as a result of COVID-10, to help to keep them in their homes. If there are private tenants who are worried about being evicted, Housing Plus encourages them to get in touch with their real estate agent and … read more

Coffee and a Chat: Kandos and Rylstone

POSTED BY:HousingPlus January 20, 2020 CATEGORIES:All , Community Housing , News

Calling all Kandos and Rylstone Tenants!                                                         Join us for a Coffee and a Chat this Friday 24th of January in Kandos and Rylstone. You are all welcome to pop in and have a chat. There is no … read more

White Tie Ball: Save the Date – 12 May 2018

POSTED BY:HousingPlus February 20, 2018 CATEGORIES:Domestic Violence , Event , Media , News

In 2018, Housing Plus will again be hosting a White Tie Ball to be held May 2018 at the Orange Ex-Services Club. The White Tie Ball gives us the opportunity to reduce disadvantage within our community by raising money to build a Crisis Centre for women and children escaping domestic violence in Orange and surrounding areas. We would like to call on you to provide … read more

Energy education program to help alleviate energy poverty for low-income households

POSTED BY:HousingPlus February 7, 2018 CATEGORIES:Affordable Housing , Community Housing , News

Housing Plus is aiming to improve energy efficiency in its tenanted homes by launching an energy education program for tenants within its current housing portfolio of over 900 properties across Orange, Bathurst and Mudgee. The program aims to alleviate energy poverty that many low-income tenants experience by inducing behavioural change, delivering low cost and no cost measures to improve energy efficiency in the home, and … read more

Housing Plus receives $588,000 for Orange Crisis Centre in Orange through the Building Better Region’s Fund

POSTED BY:Melissa Price August 2, 2017 CATEGORIES:News

Housing Plus receives $588,000 for Orange Crisis Centre in Orange through the Building Better Region’s Fund Today’s announcement, securing $588,800 from Building Better Regions Fund, will bring the current total of cash and in kind tally to around $1.1Million, which is 2/3rds of the way and a significant step towards achieving our target of $1.7m. CEO of Housing Plus, David Fisher explains “We are delighted … read more

Housing Plus CEO welcomes second phase of funding to address shortage of social and affordable housing

POSTED BY:HousingPlus June 2, 2017 CATEGORIES:Affordable Housing , All , Media , News

Housing Plus CEO, David Fisher, welcomes the NSW Premier’s announcement, yesterday, of a second phase of the Social and Affordable Housing Fund, which will provide a much needed boost to housing supply. It is part of a package of new measures to improve housing affordability in NSW, including removing stamp duty for first home buyers of existing and new properties costing up to $650,000, and … read more

Housing Plus Christmas Message

POSTED BY:HousingPlus December 21, 2015 CATEGORIES:All , News

The Housing Plus Board, Management and Staff wish you a safe and happy holiday season. Our Homelessness and Domestic Violence Services will continue to operate during the Christmas Period from 9am to 3pm with the exception of public holidays. The Housing Plus Corporate Office and Housing and Tenancy Services will close from 4:00PM on Thursday 24 December 2015 and will reopen for business at 9:00AM … read more

Housing Plus Annual Report: 2014-2015

POSTED BY:HousingPlus November 27, 2015 CATEGORIES:News , Publications

The 2014 – 2015 Annual Report can be found at http://www.housingplus.com.au/publications/