Your Mental Health During COVID-19

Dear Tenants Its really important to focus on your mental health during this time.  Here’s a message from Michele our CEO. Below are some organisations who provide support Beyond Blue https://coronavirus.beyondblue.org.au/ or call 1800 512 348 Lifeline 13 11 14 Kids Helpline 1800 55 1800 Black Dog Institute  https://www.blackdoginstitute.org.au/coronavirus-anxiety-resources Weathering the Storm Headspace Support | 1800 […]

Important Message from Michele Adair 15/04

  Dear Tenants Please see below a video message from Housing Trust CEO Michele Adair discussing the different ways you can pay your rent during COVID-19. Protection for Tenants during COVID-19 The NSW Government has provided welcome protection for tenants affected by the COVID-19 crisis. New protections apply to people who have been impacted by […]

Important Message from CEO Michele Adair 08/4

Dear Tenants Please see the video below to find out more about some extra precautions we are taking here at Housing Trust to ensure your safety and prevent the spread of COVID-19. To speak to our maintenance team they are available 9-5pm Monday to Friday on 4254 1115 or info@housingtrust.org.au. For emergency repairs after hours […]

Pest Control Treatment

Dear Tenants, Housing Trust are in the process of conducting pest control treatment to all Housing Trust common areas only. Tenants will be receiving notice via mail or text to advise of dates that this will take place at their complex. This will not impact you directly as it is common areas only and a […]

Important Information for Housing Trust Tenants

  Housing Trust will from today implement working from home arrangements for our staff to limit potential exposure and spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus. Even though our office will be closed from 19/03/2020  we will still be available by phone on 42541166 and email info@housingtrust.org.au for all tenant enquiries.  Our hours of operation will remain […]

Remembering Board Member Vicky King

Today we received the news of the sudden passing of long-term former Housing Trust Board Member and former Chair, Vicky King. Vicky spent much of her working life and spare time serving the community through various Boards and on Wollongong City Council.  Always advocating for vulnerable members of our community. Vicky was especially passionate about […]

Housing Trust awarded $4.3M Wollongong City Council Grant

Photo: Housing Trust CEO, Michele Adair, Affordable Housing Tenant Annemarie Sorenson and Wollongong City Lord Mayor Gordon Bradbury Housing Trust has been awarded a $4.3 million grant to deliver new homes focusing on older women and single women with children through the Wollongong City Council Affordable Housing Program. The program uses funds originally provided to […]

Thermostatic Mixing Valve (TMV) Testing

Date: 22 January 2020 Housing Trust are conducting annual Thermostatic Mixing Valve testing at all HT homes. Tenants will be receiving notice via mail or text to arrange. We have included some important facts about the process below. What is a Thermostatic Mixing Valve (TMV)? A thermostatic mixing valve is a valve that blends hot […]

Sara Haslinger – After the Fires

Sara Haslinger – After the Fires Housing Trust Board member Sara Haslinger lost her house in last weekend’s blaze which tore through the Southern Highlands near Exeter. With Sara’s permission we have reproduced her daily blog here to show first-hand how the bushfire crisis is affecting real families. We would like to thank Sara for […]