Our latest news and updates.

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The Mission learnt last week of the peaceful passing of Fr Ernie Smith at Templestowe Manor, following a long period of ill health.

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We're excited to share our new website with you. Here are some of the changes you might notice.

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Sacred Heart Mission is not surprised the latest Census data reveals an 11 per cent rise in Victorian homelessness and 14 per cent rise across Australia. 

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Sacred Heart Mission welcomes the Victorian Government’s recent announcement of a new plan that aims to break the cycle of long-term homelessness.

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Sacred Heart Mission welcomes the Victorian Government's recent reform package to 'make renting fair'.

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Sacred Heart Mission is relieved the 2017 Federal Budget will provide continued funding for homeless services and affordable housing.

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Sacred Heart Mission will further expand its service delivery after receiving funding from the Federal Government to deliver the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP).

Board members, Claire Woodley and Rosemary Southgate side by side.

Sacred Heart Mission Board is very pleased to welcome two new members to its ranks, Claire Woodley and Rosemary Southgate.

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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