Funding

Platform receives funding from Family and Community Services (FaCS) Specialist Homelessness Services. We comply with the Specialist Homelessness Service Standards and Practice Guidelines.

We also receive funding from Juvenile Justice to provide Bail Beds for young people on bail who do not have a safe or suitable place to stay.  We deliver this program under the Bail Assistance Line.

 

Governance

In addition to compliance with the Specialist Homelessness Service Standards, Platform is a Tier 3 registered community housing provider under the National Regulatory System for Community Housing.

Platform also has provisional accreditation from the Office of the Children’s Guardian to provide statutory out-of-home care (residential) and supported out-of-home care (residential).