On our blog we talk about the issues, news, stories and thoughts that relate to Sacred Heart Mission's work to tackle homelessness and disadvantage in Australia.

Woman sitting on a red couch, reading and petting a dog

Together with our community, we raised more than $120,000 for clients to furnish their new homes.

Photo of a woman in her fifties, sitting in front of a lake

Family violence is about control and power. Our case workers have first hand knowledge of the complexities involved and support women to escape abusive relationships. 

The Liston family made donation in memory of their son Anthony to Sacred Heart Mission

The Liston family made donation in memory of their son Anthony to Sacred Heart Mission. Their gift has touched the lives of countless people in our community.

Tiles forming the word transgender

Rebeckah Loveday, staff member at Sacred Heart Mission, chronicles her personal journey as a transgender woman and encourages people to be proud of who they are.

Women's Services team members in front of Sacred Heart Mission's Women's House

Our female frontline workers ensure women have a home, support and hope for their future - on International Women's Day and any other day of the year. Read on and be inspired.

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

Belle provides spiritual and emotional support over the phone during the pandemic. Read here what she has learned from her calls with our clients.

Person laying in a hammock, dog sitting next to them

We provide people with everything they need to settle into their homes - through our new 'Make a House a Home' fund.

A man unpacking moving boxes

How Phil’s life shifted from experiencing homelessness to finding a sense of peace and security in his new home.

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.