Homeless

Wrap With Love

Wrap with Love Inc is a not for profit organisation incorporated with the Department of Fair Trading, NSW, Australia. Wrap with Love has no annual membership fees or other regular financial support. We rely on your donations. No one is authorised to door-knock or collect money for Wrap With Love Inc. Donations are not tax deductible. Wrap…

Knitting for Brisbane’s Needy

Knitting for Brisbane’s Needy was started in Jan 2006 by Karen Croke from the Glass House Mountains area of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland in Queensland, Australia. Karen, and a couple of her friends noticed that the homeless of Queensland were getting a raw deal. “Charities have told us how much this would be appreciated as people…

Lou’s Place

Lou’s Place is a daytime refuge for women in the heart of Kings Cross. Our mission is to provide a safe and welcoming place for women, meeting them at their point of need and supporting them in rebuilding their lives. Many of the women who come to Lou’s Place are in crisis. Approximately 70% are homeless,…

Street Swags

Street Swags provide water-proof, basic shelter to people experiencing homelessness.  A bag with room for extra belongings, the Street Swag is made of high-quality Australian canvas that is mildew resistant and breathable. The Street Swag also has a high-density flame resistant foam mattress. Designed for those living on the streets, its discreet appearance and camouflage…

Melbourne City Mission

Every day, Melbourne City Mission works with some of Melbourne and Victoria’s most vulnerable individuals, families and communities. Every week, we help thousands of people escape and avoid disadvantage, economic exclusion and social isolation. We have been around for almost as long as Melbourne itself and over the years have adapted and evolved alongside the…

Lighthouse Foundation

Over the past 23 years, Lighthouse has supported more than 700 homeless young people to take their rightful place in the community by giving them a home, a sense of family and therapeutic care that is trauma informed, individually-tailored and proven to work. Through their Lighthouse experience, the young people heal, learn again to relate…

Knit One Give One (Kogo)

Charity – Knit One Give One Item/s – Knitted Blankets, Scarves, Beanies, Clothing and Toys The seeds of Kogo (Knit One Give One) were planted in July 2004. It was a particularly cold winter in Melbourne and we decided to get friends and family to direct their knitting energy towards making scarves for people who…