Supporting people experiencing homelessness begins with one person listening to their story. We’re often the first port of call, or even the last resort, for people in crisis without a safety net. People fall into crippling social isolation. Stigma and shame can compound this even further. We meet people where they are, whether in our drop-in or rough sleeping. This enables us to identify causes and assist in finding solutions by providing information, support, advocacy and referrals. Feelings of worthlessness and powerlessness become a heavy burden, so we ensure our interactions empower and demonstrate that people are worthy of safety, connection, belonging and a secure home.

If you are experiencing homelessness or know of someone who is without a home, please get in contact with us.

Homelessness in the Northern Beaches

Emergency Numbers

Emergency Services

000

Call 000 if you are in danger.

 

Link2home

1800 152 152

Link2home is the statewide homelessness information and referral telephone service. It is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, every day of the year.

For information, assessment or referral to homelessness services and support in NSW, call Link2home.

www.facs.nsw.gov.au

Lifeline

13 11 14

Lifeline has a national number that can help put you in contact with a crisis service in your State. Anyone across Australia experiencing a personal crisis or thinking about suicide can call lifeline

www.lifeline.org.au

Mensline

1300 78 99 78

MensLine Australia is a telephone and online counselling service offering support for Australian men anywhere, anytime.

mensline.org.au