Specialist Homeless Support

Upper Hunter residents at risk or experiencing homelessness can approach Upper Hunter Homeless for support, advice and service entry. Services include:

Person centred support from experienced caseworkers.

Short and medium term accommodation in locations throughout the Upper Hunter.

Assistance with Housing Applications.

Referrals to specialist services including:


Mental health


Financial counselling


Drug and alcohol supports


Tenancy tribunal assistance and advocacy


Victims of crime applications


No Interest Loans Scheme (NILS) applications


Brokerage for household start-up goods


Food and cleaning packs for eligible clients

Help with housing, financial counselling, drug and alcohol support, tenancy tribunal and advocacy, loan applications, brokerage and food packs for eligible clients.
Upper Hunter Homeless clients have access to a community hub in Muswellbrook, from 10am to 1pm daily.

Community Hub

Upper Hunter Homeless clients have access to our community hub based at 3 Wilkinson Avenue, Muswellbrook. The hub is open from 10am until 1pm daily and provides:

A safe space to unwind and take stock.

Tea, coffee and snacks.

Laundry facilities.



Client use of a laptop and phone.

Toys and craft materials.

Information on local and specialist services.