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Introduction to Community Housing

August 26 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

- $290 – $300

This one day course provides an overview for new workers on the scope, role and operation of the community housing sector.

It is aimed at ALL new workers in the sector. It looks at:

  • Understanding the big housing picture
  • The Australian social housing system
  • Different forms of housing assistance
  • Rent setting methods in social housing
  • Allocation systems, problems and issues
  • The asset management challenge
  • How the sector is financed
  • Different housing programs: crisis, transitional, rooming house, co-operatives, long-term
  • The community housing business model
  • Regulation and funding by government
  • Access and allocation: The Victorian Housing Register
  • Tenancy rights and duties
  • Partnerships between housing and support services

Who should attend?

  • New Workers in Community Housing and Homelessness Sector


Unlimited available
Member Intro 0819$290.00 excl GST, $319.00 incl GST
Unlimited available
Non-Member Intro 0819$300.00 excl GST, $330.00 incl GST


August 26
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
$290 – $300


Holly Mullaney


CHIA Vic training room
Level 1, 128 Exhibition Street
Melbourne, VIC 3000, AU Australia
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