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.

Three finalists in the Third Sector Awards 2018

Hundreds of talented volunteers, board members and staff from all over Australia were nominated for the Third Sector Awards, including three of our very own finalists.

Thank you for your support on One Heart One Home Giving Day

What a momentous day it was – our One Heart, One Home Giving Day raised an incredible $1.1 million for Project 101, a major redevelopment of the buildings between Robe and Grey streets.

Mission Champion: Dana Pearson

After 35 years in the corporate world, Dana Pearson decided it was time for a change. She left the IT world behind in search of a career where she could give back to the community.

Mission Champion: Anies Suzukawa

Anies Suzukawa tugs on the string to signal her arrival at Women’s House. A support worker strolls to the door with a big smile, ‘That’s Anies’.

A guide to donating clothes

Our op shop expert Sam Arthur shares her top tips on donating clothes.

A facelift for our Grey Street op shop

A gaggle of men sitting on chairs, exchanging passionate words in Italian, greeting passerbys with a ‘ciao’ – this is the quintessential Grey Street op shop welcome.

StreetCount 2018: Homelessness takes collaboration

On a cold Wednesday night in June, in a meeting room upstairs and to the back of Melbourne Town Hall, a group of volunteers met to learn about their role for the StreetCount 2018.

More than just a free meal - Sacred Heart Mission

Homelessness Week (6-12 August) raises awareness for people experiencing homelessness, the issues they face and the action needed to achieve enduring solutions.

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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