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Orwil Street Community House INC gratefully acknowledges financial support and our partnerships with the Victorian State Government, The Department of Families, Fairness & Housing, Frankston City Council and the Suburban Revitalisation Board.
Building the Community for over 40 years.
Please note there may be some changes to the program due to illness or facilitator availability.
Thank you for your understanding.
* Please note Program Information is
subject to change without notice *.
Neighbourhood Houses are for Everybody.
Orwil Street Community House is a small, friendly neighbourhood house located in central Frankston, Victoria, Australia. The House offers low-cost activities for people of all ages and provides a venue for community groups to meet (please note that our programmes may change without notice).
You do not need to be attending anything to visit the House, just drop by for a look around, for information or referral, to meet new people, discuss new ideas, inspect our amenities, find out about our history or just for a cuppa and a chat.
We welcome people of all ages, colour, gender, health, status, affectional preferences background, or ability. Drop by soon or contact us for more information.
Orwil Street Community House is committed to promoting and protecting the interests and safety of children.
We have zero tolerance for child abuse.
Everyone working at the Orwil St Community House is responsible for the care and protection of children and reporting information about child abuse.
EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
If you need support outside of office hours please call...
Life Line (24hrs) 131 114
Community Support Frankston 9783 7284
Peninsula Mental Health Triage 1300 792 977
Headspace 1800 650 890
Wellways 1300 111 500
Beyond Blue 1800 551 800
Our general office hours are Monday-Friday 9.00am-3.00pm
Excluding public holidays and school holidays
WHAT'S NEW @ ORWIL STREET
In TERM 4 we have several new programs starting including Qigong, Tai Chi, Art Bites and TRUE BLUE Men's Peer Mentoring Program starting
Monday 10th of October 7pm check out the program for more details!
FREE Library Available in the House and on the Street!
NEW Baby Playgroup on a Wednesday afternoon from 1pm.
Women's Wellbeing Program with Jo Tuesday afternoons from 1pm $5
Thanks to Yoga for Good
FREE Celebrating Seniors Event
7th October from 11am proudly supported by the Chinese Seniors and South American Seniors of Frankston
18th November Orwil Street Community Garage Sale as part of the Garage Sale Trail - book a stall to sell or come and buy!
If you are 50+ years of age and need assistance with:
My Aged Care Applications.
Companion Card Applications.
Seniors Card Applications.
Multi-Purpose Taxi Program Applications.
Or general support or referral to other services
You can now call Koni from Wintringham for Outreach Support. Koni will be working from Orwil Street on Friday mornings from 9:00am-12:00pm during Term 2 2022.
Call 9783 5073 to book an appointment.
Would you like to volunteer with a welcoming, supportive team of professionals who care about the health and wellbeing of their community?
Then come and volunteer with us at Orwil Street Community House, where there are good vibes all around!
We are in need of volunteers to help us in reception and various other roles around the house. If you have skills you'd like to share with your community, we’d love to chat. Please call Karen on 9783 5073 to discuss.