THE SHOPFRONT AIMS

  • To provide and offer mutual help, assistance and act as a referral to visitors who may be experiencing difficulties dealing with problems in their life i.e. accommodation, budgeting, depression, hunger, loneliness, addictions, violence;
  • To offer mutual help programs for the relief of sickness, distress and suffering within the general community;
  • To provide warm, caring, fellowship and hospitality to the visitors; and
  • To provide an opportunity for the visitors to socialise and make friends.
  • To network with other agencies to enable us to effectively assist people.

RESPECT THE RULES

  • Adult service only – no children below the age of 18 are permitted on the property
  • No violence or bullying
  • Respect each other at all times
  • No drugs and alcohol on premises
  • No entry to intoxicated or stoned visitors
  • No smoking indoors

THE SHOPFRONT SERVICES

  • We provide some food and drink for those who call in.
  • Through St Vincent de Paul, we can occasionally assist with clothing vouchers, bedding, furniture, some financial assistance with bill paying, public transport cards, and emergency accommodation for those in hardship.
  • We may help with food for families and those in hardship.
  • The Homeless Healthcare doctor attends here on a Tuesday 11am – 1.30pm.
  • We refer those with health and homeless issues on to appropriate Government and Private agencies.
  • Among the many incidental things we do are, assisting people with long term housing and advocacy by referring them to other organisations.
  • Orange Sky Laundry offers clothes washing on a Tuesday 11am – 1.30pm.

OTHER SERVICES

OPENING HOURS

  • 11am – 1.30pm
  • 6pm – 7pm
  • 11am – 1pm

Supported by

Parmelia Hilton Hotel are providing 10 loaves of bread ( 70 rounds of sandwiches) on the last Thursday of each month.

Click here to visit their website.

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