In late December Hume were awarded $150,000 Social Sector Fund Support, by Department of Communities and Justice as part of the $200 million support package for not-for profits announced by the NSW Government in August 2021.
One family’s choice to move on and into new housing opens the door to another family escaping homelessness. This was the case for Peter’s* growing family, who, after nearly a year of waiting and living in temporary accommodation, finally has a place to call home.
After 11 months of homelessness and relying on the hospitality of family and friends, single mum Nikki said she received the best news ever – a home from Hume.
Challenges like COVID-19 can bring out the best in people and organisations. For Hume Community Housing its response to the crisis has landed them two Employer of Choice Awards together with awards acknowledging Hume’s customer focus.