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.

Mission Champion: Anita Day

Growing up in Footscray, where almost 900 people are experiencing homelessness, Anita has been aware of homelessness from a young age.

National Recycling week - What is E-Waste?

Electronic waste or ‘E-Waste’ is growing up to three times faster than general waste, but much of it can be reused.

Project 101: Four floors up with our major redevelopment

In 2016 we launched Project 101, a $27.3 million multi-stage redevelopment of the buildings between the corners of Robe and Grey streets.

Sacred Heart Mission client Danni

This is Danni’s story; an inspiring Sacred Heart Mission client who attributes her recovery and success to finding a sense of community at our Women’s House.

Meet Mission Champion Dave Holland

This is Dave’s story; a story which, at a time, didn’t seem like it would have a happy ending. Dave’s story is one of strength, courage and the role people and community play in supporting recovery.

Maree graduated with a Diploma of Nursing

Maree, a resident at our Rooming House on Queens Road, recently graduated with a Diploma of Nursing - an enormous achievement.

Mission Champion Greg Jordan

Greg has drawn on his love of music to bring joy, confidence and meaning to the lives of those with whom he works and volunteers.

Our staff from Bethlehem Community

Three years ago, we merged with Bethlehem Community to provide support up to 27 women in medium to long-term permanent housing in Melbourne’s northern suburbs.

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.