Emergency Relief

DVCS administers Emergency Relief (ER) funds from the Federal Government and DVCS operations. This is for individuals and families in financial crisis.

ER is available in the form of:

  • Material aid – Coles gift vouchers
  • Referral to Diamond Valley FoodShare
  • PTV Day Pass cards
  • Petrol cards
  • Assistance with payment of utility bills
  • Telstra vouchers
  • Pay for prescriptions
  • Back to School
  • Referral for annual council sponsored relief i.e. Toys for Tots
  • Mailbox Service
  • Op Shop referrals

Please note: all clients are assessed on an individual basis for their eligibility for each service.