Read our latest media releases.

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.

Victoria’s most prominent faith-based and religious community service organisations urge the Federal Government not to implement the Religious Discrimination Bill.

Christmas Day Lunch in Sacred Heart Mission's Dining Hall

An entire community has come together to make Christmas Day memorable for about 400 people experiencing homelessness, who also access support at Sacred Heart Mission’s Dining Hall.

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 has always aimed to be a place that embraces a sexuality and gender diverse community; everyone is welcome at our table and we believe a diverse community is good for everyone.