Short Story Competition 2024

Odyssey House Victoria’s annual Short Story Competition is open for 2024. This year’s theme is [...]

Short Story Competition 2023 Winners

The Odyssey House Short Story Competition Winners for 2023 have now been announced and their [...]

Short Story Competition Deadline Extension

📢 Deadline Extension Alert! Attention passionate storytellers, we have fantastic news for you! Due to popular [...]


The new, national online gambling self-exclusion register, BetStop is now operational. People can request to [...]

International Overdose Awareness Day

The 31st of August was International Overdose Awareness Day (IOAD). It is the world’s largest [...]

Muslim Youth, Adult and Families (MYAF)

Our MYAF (Muslim Youth and Family) Team and MyMedical Team together with our CEO, Dr [...]

Circuit Breaker Build Update

The construction and redevelopment work at our Circuit Breaker residential facility near Benalla is nearly [...]

Voice Project

Every two years, Odyssey House Victoria surveys all our staff to obtain their views on [...]

Board Member Updates

Earlier this year, Mr David Bullard OBE (pictured above) retired from the Board of Odyssey [...]

Staff Development Day 2023

Pictured above: Jill Gallagher AO & CEO of VACCHO with the Odyssey Staff In July [...]

Short Story Competition 2023

Odyssey House Victoria’s annual Short Story Competition is open for 2023. This year’s theme is [...]

Annual appeal 2023

Part of our approach  at Odyssey House that makes our programs so effective is our [...]

Pride at Odyssey House Victoria

Recently, a number of Odyssey House Victoria’s staff, including our Executive Manager, Community Programs and [...]

Circuit Breaker Rebuild

Circuit Breaker is our six-week live-in rehabilitation program based in Molyullah, near Benalla. The current [...]

Centrelink Liaison

As part of a new federal government initiative, our Centrelink Liaison person, Rebecca, attends our [...]

Rainbow Tick Accreditation

Following years of hard work and staff training, we were excited to become accredited for [...]

The Women of the West

The Women of the West (WOW) is a program developed by Odyssey House Victoria in [...]

Kids In Focus Outings

Each year we provide hundreds of hampers to families and children at Christmas time. Over [...]

Short Story Competition winners 2022

The Odyssey House Short Story Competition Winners for 2022 have now been announced and their [...]

We are recruiting

Odyssey House Victoria is a place of hope and positive change for individuals working towards [...]

The Zone

The Zone is a joint youth AOD program developed and delivered by Youth Support & [...]

Vale Peter Down

The Gippsland community and Odyssey House Victoria lost a dear friend, visionary, and beloved community [...]

Growing demand for financial counselling service 

Ninety-five percent of people seeking help from Odyssey House Victoria each year experience financial issues. [...]

School-based program commences in Melton

Odyssey House Victoria was delighted to attract Federal government funding for the Building Resilience through [...]

New on the Executive Team

Odyssey House Victoria is delighted to welcome two new members to our executive team. Anne [...]

Bairnsdale Hope Centre opening

A Welcome to Country signalled the beginning of formal proceedings of the official opening of [...]

Short Story Competition 2022

Odyssey House Victoria’s annual Short Story Competition is open for 2022. This year’s theme is [...]

Diversity and Inclusion Statement

Odyssey House Victoria recognises Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the traditional custodians of [...]

Annual appeal 2022

My name is Amanda. My husband and I have been together for over 30 years, [...]

Short Story Competition winners 2021

The Odyssey House Short Story Competition Winners for 2021 have now been announced and their [...]