(03) 6173 0060

Home » News

CatholicCare awarded $2M Safe Choices contract

CatholicCare Tasmania will provide early intervention and prevention support to people affected by domestic violence after it was selected to deliver a $2 million Safe Choices Service.

Read More...

LEADING THE WAY TO BETTER HOUSING

On 2 March 2017, Centacare Evolve Housing Executive Director Tim Gourlay met with the Premier, Will Hodgman, and the Minister for Human Services, Jacquie Petrusma, to launch the exciting and innovative Community Housing Stock Leverage Program in Tasmania – with which Centacare Evolve Housing will deliver 150 new or refurbished social housing dwellings. The Stock Leverage Program […]

Read More...

Centacare Evolve Launches Bulk-billed Health Clinic

What is The Hub? Centacare Evolve Housing is excited to launch The Hub. The Hub will include an onsite Nurse Practitioner and a visiting General Practitioner who will provide a health clinic every Thursday. What is a Nurse Practitioner? Nurse Practitioners provide high levels of clinically focused care, including prescribing a range of medications and […]

Read More...

Centacare Evolve organises inaugural Brighton Christmas Parade

Christmas had spirit in Brighton Our first traditional Christmas Parade was held on Saturday 10th December 2016 and was a true community event involving people from all sections of our community. The event was organised by Brighton Alive participants alongside members from the community, through funding provided by the Brighton Community Grants Program. In total […]

Read More...

Housing ownership closer to becoming a reality for young people

For 21 year-old cleaner Stacey Eaves, becoming a proud new property owner as part of the Tasmanian Government’s Better Housing Futures strategy, is a major milestone. “I feel excited and anxious, because this is a big thing,” Miss Eaves said. “This is a lot more affordable [than other houses on the market] so it’ll be […]

Read More...

Centacare Evolve Housing celebrates 800 new sign ups

Centacare Evolve Housing (CEH) Tasmania recently celebrated 800 sign ups to its community housing projects in Tasmania, in a small gathering of staff at its Bridgewater office. For Executive Director of Centacare Evolve Housing, Tim Gourlay, it was the organisation’s capacity to give back to the community that mattered most. “One of the challenges for […]

Read More...

Impact Day helps workers connect with community

Members of professional services firm Deloitte took to the streets recently with Centacare Evolve Housing staff to visit and survey residents in the Bridgewater, Gagebrook and Herdsmans  Cove area, as part of its annual Impact Day. Run by Deloitte firms internationally, Impact Day is aimed at encouraging staff members to get out of the office […]

Read More...

Community partnerships to bring improved access to nutritious food

Centacare Evolve Housing is helping to improve community health as part of the Waterbridge Food Co-op, which has just received funding through Tasmania Medicare Local’s Social Determinants of Health program. The co-op is one of eight Tasmanian projects funded under the program which targets social conditions that prevent people living healthy and productive lives. The […]

Read More...

Celebrating 500 sign overs

There has been an overwhelming response to Centacare Evolve Housing’s new management of Housing Tasmania properties, with the organisation securing its 500th lease sign over. “The number of sign-ups has exceeded our expectations,” State Manager for housing operations Kim Bomford said. “We thought we would have about 200 sign ups in the first year, but […]

Read More...

Centacare Evolve Housing installs first heat pumps

Centacare Evolve Housing has begun installation of new heat pumps in the Bridgewater, Gagebrook and Herdsman’s Cove areas. In May this year Centacare Evolve Housing took over tenancy and property management of Housing Tasmania properties, with a key promise to replace the older, inefficient electric heating common to the area with new heat pumps. The […]

Read More...