Shekinah House Inc

Shekinah House Inc

Cause Area: Welfare

Country: Australia

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Mission Statement

Shekinah House Inc is a local charity (Launceston based) assisting those who are homeless, at risk of homelessness and/or are financially or socially disadvantaged.

Description

House Inc is a local charity (Launceston based) assisting those who are homeless, at risk of homelessness and/or are financially or socially disadvantaged.Currently providing nutritious two course dinners, at no cost to the recipients, every week especially for (but not restricted to) those who are homeless and sleeping rough.When we have the resources, we also provide basic necessities such as sleeping bags, blankets, tents, warm clothing and accessories, and toiletries.We also provide food assistance for the pets of the homeless.We are often the first service the homeless are in contact with and provide information about and referrals to other services such as Housing Connect, Centrelink and Emergency Relief ProvidersWe also provide food assistance and relief to those at risk of homelessness, by way of two bakery runs every week in the Launceston and West Tamar regions.In an emergency, we are able to respond to requests for food and toiletries packs.
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