Read our latest media releases.

Sacred Heart Mission’s Christmas appeal highlights how a family breakdown can lead to homelessness

Sacred Heart Mission has launched its annual Christmas appeal, which tells the story of Nick*, who slept rough in St Kilda before finding a home at Sacred Heart Community.

Supportive Housing Program gets the greenlight

Through a new collaborative partnership, people who have recently experienced homelessness across inner-Melbourne will be better supported to stay in their home and get their lives back on track, thanks to a $4.5 million supportive housing program.

‘Give A Frock’ about Sacred Heart Mission’s Women’s House

Sacred Heart Mission’s ‘Give A Frock’ campaign is back and more luxurious than ever, bringing with it a new ambassador - Australia’s favourite homemaker Chyka Keebaugh.

One Heart One Home Giving Day on 12 September

On Wednesday, 12 September we aim to raise $1 million to quickly cover a funding gap for our transformational building project.

Op shop bones donation

On Thursday, 9 August 2018 our Prahran op shop located on Commercial Road received a donation which included bones in a wooden box.

Extending our op shops to Preston

North-side bargain-hunters will need to mark their calendars for the opening of Sacred Heart Mission’s twelfth op shop at 311 High Street, Preston on Friday, 31 August 2018.

Sacred Heart Mission (SHM) will help people break the cycle of homelessness for 180 people over the next five years through the first Victorian Social Impact Investment (SII) with the Victorian Government.

An annual highlight of the Melbourne live music and comedy calendar, the Heart of St Kilda Concert is back! Ticket sales for the concert at the Palais Theatre, on Tuesday 23 October 2018, are supporting the Mission's Meals Program. 

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.
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