Welcome to Jireh House.
A Safe Place

Jireh House is a welcoming, supportive crisis accommodation service for women and children in Tasmania. 

Women who stay often describe Jireh House as being “like a little neighbourhood”. It’s a place to encourage, support and motivate you to take positive steps forward.

We offer 6 weeks crisis accommodation, with your own private unit and some shared facilities.

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A Safe Place

Our facility is secure and staffed 24 hours a day.

Private Accommodation

You will have your own private accommodation containing all you need to feel at home.

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Support Services

With trained staff and daily activities you will be supported to help get things back on track one step at a time.

“Jireh House has been life changing. The support they gave me through the hard times was amazing”

Private, comfortable accommodation

Women and children staying at Jireh House have their own private, secure accommodation that is fully furnished.

All of the units and bedsits have private bathrooms and a kitchen/kitchenette. There are also communal areas including a laundry, lounge, relaxing garden, and playground.

We can supply you with basic items you may need during your stay such as bedding, towels and toiletries. You are also welcome to bring a few of your own personal items such as photos or a special pillow/bedspread.

With fair and affordable rent, Jireh House aims to help free you of financial worry during this time.

We want everyone who stays at Jireh House to feel safe and at home.

Comfortable Units

Cooking Facilities

Private Bathrooms

Laundry

Food

Private, comfortable accommodation

“Jireh House has been life changing. The support they gave me through the hard times was amazing”

Women and children staying at Jireh House have their own private, secure accommodation that is fully furnished.

All of the units and bedsits have private bathrooms and a kitchen/kitchenette. There are also communal areas including a laundry, lounge, relaxing garden, and playground.

We can supply you with basic items you may need during your stay such as bedding, towels and toiletries. You are also welcome to bring a few of your own personal items such as photos or a special pillow/bedspread.

With fair and affordable rent, Jireh House aims to help free you of financial worry during this time.

We want everyone who stays at Jireh House to feel safe and at home.

Comfortable Units

Cooking Facilities

Private Bathrooms

Laundry

Food

A place children love.

Jireh House provides children with a safe environment that helps to maintain a sense of routine. We want all children to feel safe and settled and to know we value and care about them. Our family support worker is on site to help you support your children in a time of crisis.

The needs of children are well catered for with cots, high chairs and toys supplied in family accommodation. There is also room to play, with outdoor equipment and a sandpit provided. Childcare is also available on-site.

Jireh House can organise referral to specialised support services for children.

“My son loved being here and felt safe and relaxed”

A playroom bursting with toys

Fantastic outdoor playground & garden

Quiet places for school work

Time to Read

Cots

Supporting you.

Supporting you

We will support you to take steps to keep you and your family safe.

Jireh House can also connect you with a range of services related to housing, legal matters, health, education, employment, counselling and emergency relief.

We offer sessions to support your parenting and your health and wellbeing. There are regular activities including exercise classes and craft.

“I can’t wait for the next class as I thoroughly enjoy getting out and about and love the exercise as it’s heaps of fun.”

The friendly team can help you to …

The friendly team can help you to …

Connect with housing services

Access medical care and Counselling

Connect and support you with legal services

Assist with transport

Access budget support

Enjoy some fun activities

What's it like at Jireh House?

Explore these stories from women who have stayed with us.

I am now living a fulfilling life with my daughters. I’m glad I found the courage

The Jireh House ladies supported me through this every step of the way

Can I stay at Jireh House?

Please call us to find out about the availability of accommodation at Jireh House.

Make this first step and call us today.

In an emergency please call 000