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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 more than 47 years.
Please note there may be some changes to the program due to illness or facilitator availability.
Thank you for your understanding.
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 1 2024 Qigong and Tai Chi will run every week on a Saturday morning.
TRUE BLUE Men's Peer Mentoring Program will be back, and we have a new sewing program in the house run by Betsy-Sue
check out the program for more details!
The FREE Library is Available in the House and on the Street!
And Melanie will be back running some School Holiday Playgroups on a Wednesday morning during term breaks.
With the support of Belvedere Community Centre the Women's Wellbeing Program with Jo will continue on Tuesday afternoons from 1pm for $5.
And we have two new Occupational Therapy Students joining us for Term 1 on a Thursday and Friday. They will run a workshop on Values on a Thursday afternoon over 5 weeks. See info above.
Would you like to volunteer with a welcoming, supportive team of professionals who care about the health and well-being 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.