Community services in the Northern Territory
Mission Australia works with communities in Darwin, Katherine, Alice Springs, Papunya, Nhulunbuy, Nguiu, Maningrida, Gunbalanya, Yirrkala, Pickataramoor, Wurrumiyanga, Adelaide River, Batchelor, East Arnhem, Pine Creek, Kybrook, Rittarangu, Mataranka, Manyallauk, Jilkminggam, Beswick and Ngukurr.
We also provide visiting services to many other Top End and Katherine remote communities.
For more information contact Mission Australia Northern Territory.
Our Territorian projects include...
Pathways away from homelessness:
- A Place To Call Home – Darwin and Katherine
- Aherlkeme Village – Alice Springs
- Emergency Relief Funding – Darwin and Katherine
- Grass Roots Solutions - Darwin
- Intensive Support Tenancy Enabling Program (ISTEP) – Alice Springs
The ISTEP program provides a stable and supportive environment to assist people to sustain a public housing tenancy. The program delivers intensive case management and life skills, tenancy training and other support as required.
- Intervention and Case Management Services – Katherine
- Mission Australia Supported Accommodation - Darwin
This service intensively supports men who are homeless, or at risk of being so, to secure employment and long-term housing. The program will deliver intensive case management and life skills, tenancy training and other support as required.
- Personal Helpers and Mentors program - Alice Springs, Papunya and Darwin
- Post Release Support Service – Darwin and Alice Springs
- Tenancy Sustainability Program - Alice Springs and Darwin
Pathways through a successful youth:
- Assertive Engagement and Case Management Program
- Urban Quest
- Youth Connections – Darwin, Arnhem, Tiwi and Katherine
Pathways to strong families and healthy, happy children:
- Home and Community Care (HACC) – Darwin
This service enhances quality of life and provides transport and social support services to people who are aged, frail or have disabilities.
- Language Literacy Numeracy Program – Katherine and Beswick
- Money Business Program - Katherine
- Sobering Up Shelters – Darwin and Katherine