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Project Sows Seeds of Hope

Servants resident Paul is featured in today’s Progress Leader! Check it out: Project sows seeds of hope

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Reflections: from the mansion on the hill

Servants are delighted to announce our latest creative venture alongside our friends from Scotch College – Reflections: from the mansion on the hill. This is in part the continuation of now legendary Voices: The Carrical Project as well as tracing the history of Carrical House. Written by Scotch College Year 11 and 12 students in the Social Justice Drama […]

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Servants in the Leader

Servants was featured in this week’s Boroondara Progress Leader: “Fiona, 52, has lived for eight years at Hawthorn’s Carrical House, which is run by Servants Community Housing, and said it was vital for the homeless to have a community around them. “I don’t know where I would be if I hadn’t have been accepted here,” […]

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Servants is in The Age!

“For the past 14 months, Paul has been a resident at Romana House in Kew, a former nursing home that has been converted into a home for 24 residents by an organisation called Servants Community Housing.” Read more: http://www.theage.com.au/comment/how-to-fix-homelessness-give-the-homeless-a-home-20150730-ginpeo.html#ixzz3hj7cli2I

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Run Melbourne ’15 Complete!

Congratulations to all our Team Servants participants! Here’s a couple of photos from the finish line for you.

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A brief message from our CEO Matt Maudlin about Team Servants 2015

More information about Team Servants participation in Run Melbourne

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Watch this Video about Servants!

Have a look at this brief video about Servants Community Housing! With thanks to Melbourne High School student Kalana Vithana and former MHS student and great supporter of Servants, Nam Truong.

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Carols @ Carrical – Mon 22 Dec

Hawthorn Community Chest is hosting Carols @ Carrical, at our Hawthorn house. All welcome, hope to see you there!

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Servants launches a new book

Servants Community Housing is thrilled to announce that our second book, Narrative, will be released on Friday 31 October. Following on from the success of our original publication, Anthology, in 2011, we take pleasure in inviting you to attend the launch of Narrative, which tells the stories of some of the residents who call their Servants housing ‘home’. This […]

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Romana Opening Celebrations!

Servant’s newest home, Mother Romana Home in Kew opened on Saturday after renovations and much preparation by volunteers from Rotary and Hawthorn West Baptist Church. Enjoy some photos below!

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    1986Servants Community Housing established by members of Hawthorn West Baptist Church and Hawthorn Home founded
    2010Canterbury Home founded (short term lease)
    2011Kew Home founded
    20142nd Kew Home founded
    2018Women's House founded
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