Emergency accommodation support

Last Updated: 16 Oct 2021 3:38pm

Emergency accommodation and support is available for low-income people who are required to isolate or quarantine due to COVID-19 and cannot do so safely at home or are homeless.

Brokered emergency accommodation

Emergency accommodation, such as hotel rooms, is available for individuals and families on low incomes who are required by Public Health to isolate or quarantine due to COVID-19 but are unable to do so safely at home or are homeless.

This type of assistance is available from Housing Connect on 1800 800 588.

Safe Spaces

Safe Spaces are located in Hobart, Burnie and Launceston and provide a specialised low-barrier crisis accommodation service for Tasmanians experiencing episodic or chronic primary homelessness to engage with a range of essential services, including mental health and health services.

This type of assistance is available from Housing Connect on 1800 800 588.

The Burnie and Hobart Safe Spaces can accommodate pets.

Safe Spaces can help you access showers, meals, laundry services and health services along with places that can help accommodate your pets.

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