Community housing IS NOT emergency housing.
Community housing is another social housing option but there is no guarantee of being housed. There is no time frame that can be given as to when someone may be housed.
Crisis advice and accommodation
Eligibility for crisis accommodation for you and your family will depend on your circumstances. Crisis response services provide assistance for your immediate safety and security. They are confidential, however, where there is a legitimate reason, guidelines allow for information sharing without your consent, to help keep you, your children and others safe.
These services will assess your situation and work with you to find the best option to suit your needs:
- Homeless Connect SA (including families) 1800 003 308
- Street to Home 1800 811 180
- Domestic Violence and Aboriginal Family Violence Crisis Line 1300 782 200 or 1800 800 098
- Trace-A-Place (for young people aged 15-25years) 1300 306 046