GROWING SOCIAL HOUSING IN MILDURA

The Mallee Accommodation and Support Program (MASP) have partnered with Homes Victoria to build four new social housing properties in central Mildura creating more homes for regional Victorians in need of housing. Homes Victoria have provided more than $1.5 million towards the $2.2 million project, which will create up to 19 jobs for the region. […]

Make The Call: Urgent Need for Foster Carers

Fostering Connections, the state-wide foster care recruitment service run through The Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare and Mildura-based Mallee Accommodation and Support Program (MASP) is asking people to make the call and take the first step during Foster Care Week to learn more about these incredibly rewarding roles. The need for new […]

Recognising Golden Contributions During Foster Care Week

As national Foster Care Week 2023 approaches, Mallee Accommodation and Support Program (MASP) and Mallee Family Care (MFC) join hands to honour and celebrate the remarkable contributions of our local foster carers. Foster Care Week is being held from Sunday 10 September to Saturday 16 September.The week is held each year to celebrate and raise […]

Dedicated community servant to lead MASP Board

An experienced local health, government and community services leader will head the Mallee Accommodation and Support Program Board for the coming term. Mary Rydberg has been appointed as MASP Chair and formally stepped into the role on July 1. She succeeds Caroline Smith, who served as Chair for the past five years and helped to […]

Site works start on game-changing social housing project

Mallee Accommodation and Support Program is developing a major project in Mildura supporting people to break the cycle of homelessness. Work is progressing solidly on a $2.5 million development on Sunnyside Avenue in Mildura, which has been supported by the Victorian Property Fund. Mallee Accommodation Support Program is partnering with the Victorian government to build […]

Just Redgum site finds new owners and purpose

Mildura’s woodworkers will get a new home as part of a deal involving two of the region’s community-based organisations. Ownership of the former home of Just Redgum will transfer from Mallee Accommodation and Support Program to the not-for-profit training and employment agency MADEC. Just Redgum was a long-running program under the National Disability Insurance Scheme, […]