Read our latest media releases.

Dine with Heart gala dinner chefs standing in the kitchen

Ten of Melbourne’s finest chefs launched Sacred Heart Mission’s (SHM) annual Dine with Heart Month in style last night, with a Gala Dinner held on the stage of St Kilda’s iconic Palais Theatre.

Chef plating up food at Dine with Heart official dinner

Back for its fourth successive year, Sacred Heart Mission’s Dine with Heart Month, guarantees fabulous food and memorable dining experiences throughout May for Melbourne’s food-loving community.

Hand holding a calculator representing street count

The first Street Count in the City of Port Phillip has recorded 91 people sleeping rough in the municipality.

Journey to Social Inclusion logo

Sacred Heart Mission announces it will deliver the first Victorian Social Impact Bond with the Victorian Government, which will expand its successful Journey To Social Inclusion Program.

Volunteer standing behind dining hall counter handing over plate of food to client

Every day of the year Sacred Heart Mission welcomes people experiencing homelessness and disadvantage into our Dining Hall for lunch, and Christmas Day is no different.

Martin Foley with Sacred Heart Mission staff and Launch Housing CEO

Minister for Housing Martin Foley today announced $280,000 to support Sacred Heart Mission in partnership with Launch Housing to create a skilled assertive outreach and engagement team.

Rough looking bearded man in a beanie standing in front of graffitied wall

People experiencing homelessness need support 365 days a year, not just at Christmas. That’s why we’re calling this year’s Christmas appeal ‘Mission 365’.

Give a frock logo, white lettering on a red background with a stylised art deco lady

Women of the AFL will Give a frock from this year’s football gala celebration the Brownlow Medal and other AFL-related events, to be auctioned off at Sacred Heart Mission’s Op Shop Auction in November.

0132,414Meals served through our meals program in 2017
01,7000Volunteers contributed more than 66,000 hours in 2017
05,700Responses to requests for support at our Women’s House in 2017
Sacred Heart Mission respectfully acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land on which we operate our services. We pay our respects to the ongoing living cultures of Aboriginal peoples, and to Elders past, present and future.
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