Topic "Housing" in Chinese (simplified) - total 14 documentsTitle: About Consumer Affairs Victoria
Summary: Basic information and contact details about the services. Consumer Affairs Victoria is the state’s consumer affairs regulator. Their purpose is to help Victorians be responsible and informed traders and consumers.
Title: Are you having problems with your home mortgage?
Summary: This fact sheet explains what you can do if you have problems with your home loan repayments.
Title: Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme
Summary: To ease the pressure on Victoria’s small and medium-sized businesses at this time, the Victorian Government has reintroduced the Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme (the Scheme). This guidance explains the supports we’re providing to tenants and landlords under the Scheme and in situations where the tenant isn’t eligible.
Title: Having trouble paying your energy bills?
Summary: Rules introduced by the Victorian Government mean energy companies must help households with their electricity and gas bills.
Title: Helping you stay on track
Summary: Electricity and gas customers may need some extra help during COVID-19 and retailers are working to assist those who need additional support. Energy retailers can help customers stay on track, keep up with a payment plan, and provide advice if needing some extra help. These resources provide information on how energy retailers can help customers.
Title: Homelessness advocacy service information sheet
Summary: Do you need homelessness or social housing service support? If you have a problem with a homelessness assistance or social housing service - such as the transitional housing management (THM) program, a support service or a rooming house - Council to Homeless Persons’ (CHP) Homelessness Advocacy Service (HAS) can help.
Title: HOME at last: older persons' housing and support services
Summary: HOME at Last is a service provided by Housing for the Aged Action Group (HAAG) Inc. HAAG is a community group with a membership base of older people. Many older people are living in insecure housing, worried about where they will live in the future.Secure, affordable housing options are available but you many need assistance to find them.
Title: Information about Tenants Victoria
Summary: Tenants Victoria is a free and confidential service for people renting a home in Victoria. They provide information and advice in many languages to help tenants help themselves. Tenants Victoria (Tenants Victoria) can: - help you complete forms or agreements related to your rental - advise you on specific problems, eg. repairs, rent increases - negotiate and advocate on your behalf with your landlord or real estate agent - assist or represent you at the VCAT (Civil and Administrative Court of the State of Victoria) - talk to your community group about tenant rights.
Title: Mr and Mrs Lee's story (Video)
Summary: As part of HAAG's culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) education, this film is part of a collection that highlights some different circumstances that can lead to housing crisis, and the impact the right solution has on people's lives.The story shown in this video is based on real experiences.
Title: Peter and Ana's Story
Summary: As part of HAAG's Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) education, this film is part of a collection that highlights some different circumstances that can lead to housing crisis, and the impact the right solution has on people's lives.The story shown in this video is based on real experiences.
Title: Prabha and Sanjay's Story (Video)
Summary: As part of HAAG's culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) education, this film is part of a collection that highlights some different circumstances that can lead to housing crisis and the impact the right solution has on people's lives.The story shown in this video is based on real experiences.
Title: Understand, compare and control your energy service
Summary: This fact sheet proivdes simple information on your energy service.
Title: Your guide to Commonwealth Home Support Programme services: supporting you to live at home
Summary: This booklet explains how older people can receive support in their home and daily life through the Commonwealth Home Support Programme. You should read this booklet if you have been assessed by a Regional Assessment Service (RAS) for Commonwealth Home Support Programme services
Title: Your renting rights
Summary: Translated fact sheets about topics such as requesting repairs, bond lodgement and starting and ending a tenancy.
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