Catherine House

Catherine House provides housing accommodation and support services for women experiencing homelessness, who are 18 years and over, and unaccompanied by children.

Tel: +61 8 8232 2282
Email: reception@catherinehouse.org.au

Consumer and Business Services

Provides services to tenants and landlords/agents of residential and retail properties, to residents and owners of residential parks and to proprietors and residents of rooming houses in South Australia. It provides advice on Rental Disputes. Consumer and Business Services

Tel: 131 882

Emergency Accommodation Service of SA

Homelessness service provider directory

HomeStart Finance

Homestart - helps South Australians into home ownership via cheap home loans and innovative home finance products. For those who meet eligibility criteria.

Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5pm
At: 153 Flinders Street, Adelaide
Tel: 1300 636 878

MyStart - Homestart now has MyStart, a new website that is regularly updated with new information to help potential first home buyers understand the home buying process.

Magdalene Centre

The Magdalene Centre provides a range of services including information and referral, tenancy information and advocacy. For those on low incomes. Run by the Parish of St Mary Magdalene Moore Street, the Cathedral Church, and Anglicare.

At: 26 Moore Street and 42-46 Carrington Street, Adelaide
Tel: +61 8 8305 9434

Private Rental Assistance Program

The Private Rental Assistance Program provides financial assistance to eligible customers who either have difficulty meeting the upfront costs associated with renting privately, or need help to maintain their accommodation.

Tel: 131 299

Public Housing

Provision of social housing for those at risk of homelessness. Managed by the South Australian Housing Authority.

Tel: 131 299

Refugee Housing Support

The Accommodation Program, funded by the Department of Social Services and run by the Australia Refugee Association, provides support with housing options for Humanitarian entrants that have been in Australia under 5 years. The program has a worker who assist people from refugee background to secure longer term housing.

At: 304 Henley Beach Road, Underdale
Tel: +61 8 8354 2951
Email: reception@ausref.net

Seniors Housing and Accommodation

The Catalyst Foundation provides Information on retirement housing, including retirement villages and low cost rental units for seniors.

At: 76 Waymouth St, Adelaide
Tel: +61 8 8168 8776; 1800 636 368 (SA country free call) 
Email: information@catalystfoundation.com.au

Tenants Information and Advocacy Service (TIAS)

Information, referral and advice relating to housing issues; negotiation and advocacy on behalf of customers with housing providers and landlords; representation of customers at Residential Tenancies Tribunal or Appeals Unit. For people on low incomes. Run by Service to Youth Council.

Tel: 1800 060 462


Provides housing support, day centre facilities, emergency relief, general support and counselling for the homeless. Run by Baptist Care SA.

At: 216 Wright Street, Adelaide
Tel: +61 8 8231 2850
Email: westcare@baptistcaresa.org.au