Housing, Family Violence Support and Emergency Relief

Family violence support

The Orange Door (Goulburn)

The Orange Door is a new way for women, children and young people who are experiencing family violence or families who need assistance with the care and wellbeing of children to access the services they need to be safe and supported. This service is free and available to all Murrindindi Shire residents.

You can get in touch with the Orange Door between 9.00 am and 5.00 pm Monday to Friday by calling 1800 634 245, emailing goulburn@orangedoor.vic.gov.au or online at orangedoor.vic.gov.au for more information. 

Safe steps Family Violence Response Centre

24 hours, 7 days per week

Ph: 1800 015 188 

Homelessness support


SalvoCare provide support to families and individuals experiencing homelessness or at risk of homelessness and immediate crisis.

Ph: (03) 5799 2583

Beyond Housing

Beyond Housing provides assistance to people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. The service includes financial assistance, transitional housing, advocacy and assistance with both public and private housing applications. The service is free and available to all Murrindindi Shire residents.

Ph: (03) 5735 2000

Emergency relief

SalvoCare – Northern Victoria

SalvoCare provide food and petrol vouchers by appointment. 

Ph: Sue on (03) 5799 2583

Appointments are available at the following locations in Murrindindi Shire:

Alexandra Community Hub

38A Downey Street

Monday to Thursday, 9am to 4pm (Mondays by appointment only)

Ph: 5772 1238

Yea Community House

The Semi Circle

Monday to Thursday, 9am to 1pm

Ph: (03) 5797 3070

Food Share programs operate at the following locations in Murrindindi Shire: 

Yea Community House

The Semi-Circle, Yea 

Ph: (03) 5797 3070

Flowerdale Community House

Monday to Thursday

Ph: (03) 5780 2664

Kinglake Ranges Neighbourhood House

Every Monday 10am to 12pm

Ph: (03) 5786 1301