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September 6, 2021

Activ partnership brings independent living homes for people with disabilities

Foundation Housing Ltd has begun building two four-bedroom Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) homes in Bassendean. When finished, the homes will accommodate six Activ clients with disabilities, with room for carer support. The Minister for Housing, the Hon John Carey MLA, attended a special ceremony on Monday 6 September to turn the first sod on the […]

Activ partnership brings independent living homes for people with disabilities

July 16, 2021

Housing – your way

The Committee of Residents and Tenants (CORT) is a new resident and tenant-led forum to help improve the way Foundation Housing services are delivered. As a member of CORT you would: Provide feedback on policies and procedures that impact you Raise issues about policy or service Help Foundation Housing improve its communications with you Mike […]

Housing – your way

July 16, 2021

Taking steps toward home ownership

Michelle has been dreaming about owning her own home in South Hedland for years. Now that dream has a strong chance of becoming a reality since Michelle and her partner Peter joined the Hedland Aboriginal Home Ownership Program. The new program provides working families with an affordable rental property, and access to services that focus […]

Taking steps toward home ownership

June 18, 2021

High quality apartments help people with a disability achieve independent living

The first Summer Housing tenant has moved into a one of ten brand new, individually customised apartments within a large community development. The Arthouse building is a landmark apartment complex in the heart of Joondalup. Foundation Housing is managing the ten apartments for Summer Housing, a Melbourne-based not-for-profit organisation which specialises in accommodation for people […]

High quality apartments help people with a disability achieve independent living

June 11, 2021

A Decade in a Foundation Housing Home

An amazing 211 tenants are celebrating ten years with Foundation Housing this year, and we are commemorating the milestone with them. It was ten years ago that Federal and State Government strategies converged to stimulate the community housing sector by transferring hundreds of properties to Community Housing Organisations in WA. Foundation Housing was fortunate to […]

A Decade in a Foundation Housing Home

May 10, 2021

Community spirit on and off the footy field

Tammy is a Housing Coordinator with Foundation Housing, based at the Frederick Street Lodge in Broome. She has also been playing for the Broome Towns Football Club for two years, as a handy back pocket. Like Foundation Housing, the Broome Towns Football Club is all about community. Apart from training twice a week and playing […]

Community spirit on and off the footy field

February 5, 2021

An Australian-first social enterprise model – Elevate Housing

With rental stress impacting more West Australians and tipped to get worse in the coming months, Foundation Housing has announced the release of 100 new affordable homes for WA’s essential workers through its Elevate by Foundation Housing project. The new Elevate homes are being marketed to public or private sector employees that provide an essential and […]

An Australian-first social enterprise model – Elevate Housing

November 12, 2020

Noongar Art Classes a big success

The creative juices followed freely during the Noongar Art Classes held at our Bennett Street complex in East Perth as part of our NAIDOC celebrations. Whadjuk Noongar Artist, Julianne Wade, led the inaugural painting classes for staff and tenants over two afternoons in late October. Participants were invited to create their own Aboriginal inspired masterpieces […]

Noongar Art Classes a big success

July 30, 2020

Orana partnership helps women and children escaping family and domestic violence

Foundation Housing has recently expanded its partnership with domestic violence support agency Orana House with the addition of another property to the organisation’s transitional housing accommodation program.  It takes the number of homes Orana has under management with Foundation Housing to three. The modern three-bed house is close to public transport, shops and schools and […]

Orana partnership helps women and children escaping family and domestic violence

May 28, 2020

Recipients of inaugural Kathleen Gregory Scholarship announced

Foundation Housing has marked National Reconciliation Week by awarding its inaugural Kathleen Gregory Scholarship to further the study goals of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander tenants to two recipients. The number and quality of applications received for the initially single Kathleen Gregory Scholarship prompted Foundation Housing to award an additional scholarship to enable two equally […]

Recipients of inaugural Kathleen Gregory Scholarship announced

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