Community Support

Cobaw is committed to promoting and protecting the interests and safety of children. Cobaw believes that family violence is unacceptable in any form and advocates for the rights of all people to live with dignity and safety, and to enjoy healthy relationships.

Alcohol & Other Drugs

The Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) Services team aims to provide information and/or referral to those experiencing AOD problems or those affected by another person’s AOD use.
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Counselling services aim to provide support for people of all ages (including children) in the Macedon Ranges Shire.
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Emergency Relief

Emergency Relief is available for people living in the Macedon Ranges Shire who are experiencing an episode of financial stress.
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Housing Support

The Housing Support program provides assistance to people who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. The service provides assistance to young people from age 15, single adults, families, and women and children experiencing family violence.
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Needle and Syringe Program

The Victorian Needle and Syringe Program (NSP) is a public health initiative that aims to minimise the spread of blood-borne viruses such as human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and hepatitis B and C among people who inject drugs and into the wider community. Our main office (47 High Street Kyneton) is a secondary-fixed NSP site.
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