Great Southern Community Housing Association (GSCHA)

"Community Housing for the Great Southern Region"

GSCHA is a community based, not for profit organisation. It was established in 1998 and aims to alleviate poverty by providing and managing affordable and appropriate housing for people on low to moderate incomes. The organisation has a commitment to providing a professional and equitable service. There is a strong advocacy function to facilitate the growth of the sector in the region.

Organisational Values


Be creative in securing properties to grow our organisation and form collaborative relationships or partnerships with others with whom we share common concerns and interests.


Provide a caring and respectful service to tenants, being open and honest in our dealings while maintaining fairness. Advocate where appropriate for the betterment of our tenants and support organisations.


Practice good governance and all that entails. We strive to provide a prompt, efficient and ethical service to tenants and agencies which maintain integrity for all parties.


Be responsive to accommodation requests and where necessary form strong relationships with other agencies to ensure equality of opportunity for all tenants seeking housing to best suit their needs.