Read our latest media releases.

A man moves into an apartment

Sacred Heart Mission’s Journey to Social Inclusion program outperforms its Social Impact Investment targets, with 96% of the first cohort in stable housing after 3 years of support.

Members of the Meals Program team presenting our Christmas Day takeaway lunch

Despite the challenging year that was 2021, our Meals Program has remained rock-steady for people experiencing homelessness – this Christmas will be no exception.

Bird's-eye view of Melbourne, Victoria

146 people experiencing homelessness in Melbourne are transitioning into long-term housing under the groundbreaking GreenLight Plus program.

Sacred Heart Mission staff provides takeaway meals to clients during COVID-19

By providing nutritious meals and gift certificates, Sacred Heart Mission will share festive cheer to people experiencing homelessness this Christmas.

Heart of St Kilda Concert 2020 - Live streamed from the Palais to your place

Sacred Heart Mission’s 13th Heart of St Kilda Concert, its annual fundraiser for the Meals Program, will take place as a livestream concert on Wednesday, 2 December.

Hand holding keys

In a golden opportunity to house rough sleepers, we have pulled together with The Salvation Army and VincentCare to form GreenLight Heart, to move more than 300 people into housing.

Woman laughing

Giving a unique insight into the lives of people experiencing homelessness, a study details how their lives have benefitted from getting housed and keeping that home with three-years of support.

Journey to Social Inclusion (J2SI) program saves government money

Keeping people housed and feeling safe has been proven possible, once again, for people experiencing chronic homelessness through a housing-first approach.

0136,596Meals served through our meals program over the last year
069,269Hours contributed by our volunteers over the last year
05,740Responses at our Women’s House over the last year
Sacred Heart Mission acknowledges the traditional Aboriginal owners of country throughout Victoria and pays respects to them, their culture and their elders past, present and emerging.


Sacred Heart Mission believes that the diversity of abilities, genders, sexualities, relationship identities, bodies and cultures in our community enriches us all and should be celebrated. Everyone is welcome at our table.