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.

Man repairs a car panel at an auto repair shoop

Journey to Social Inclusion participants Jason* and Tim* have had significant success with the program. Hear about their stories.

Meals Program chef preparing salmon

Dining Hall volunteer Tim Cherry has been involved with Sacred Heart Mission for nearly 16 years.

Sacred Heart Mission's Pathways Team

The Big Hearts Awards are our annual celebration of staff who have gone above and beyond in their roles. Find out here who the 2021 winners are.

Photo of Nicole Spratt, Sacred Heart Mission supporter

Nicole's journey as a supporter began with a gold coin donation. Fourteen years later, Nicole is still supporting the Mission, as a monthly donor and with a gift in her Will.

Christmas at Sacred Heart Mission's op shops

These tips will help you reduce, reuse and recycle this festive season - from alternatives to wrapping paper to second-hand Christmas decoration. 

Woman drinking coffee in a cafe with friends

Peer Support Worker Liz explains why social inclusion is key for people to exit homelessness and build a stable life.

Meals Program volunteers preparing takeaway meals in our St Kilda Dining Hall

From Dining Hall volunteer to ICT Coordinator, Faith Kaan has worked across many areas of Sacred Heart Mission with this year marking a decade of service.

Group photo of Sacred Heart Mission's op shop volunteers

Ricardo appreciates how op shops contribute to the circular economy by recycling donated goods. Volunteering at our Preston op shop, Ricardo especially enjoys visual merchandising at our store.

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.