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Homelessness & Assistance

In North Sydney there are a number of agencies committed to helping people who are homeless, or who are in housing need.


Crows Nest Centre - 9439 5122
Provides a free meal, a shower and a towel for people who are homeless.


Church by the Bridge - 8920 9817
Provides a free community lunch on the first Sunday of the month at 12pm.


Delvena Women's Refuge - 9428 4929
Crisis accommodation and support for women and children escaping domestic violence.


Housing NSW - 1800 152 152
Provides permanent low-cost rental accommodation In NSW. Must be eligible and on the housing register.


Link Housing Ltd - 9412 5111
Provides long-term, low-cost housing in the Northern Sydney area. Must be eligible and on the housing register.


Mission Australia - 9480 2500
Early intervention and support.


The Northern Centre – 9334 0111

Assists individuals and families stay in their current accommodation or find a suitable option to avoid homelessness


Phoenix House - 9437 0077
Housing options advice, programs and counselling for vulnerable young people and their families.


St Vincent De Paul - 9436 0725
Practical assistance, budget advice, information and referral to those in need.


SGCH Housing Pathways - 8974 9797

Community housing provider for North Sydney and the surrounding area. Temporary accommodation and rental assistance.


Taldumande Youth Services - 9460 3777
Short and longer-term support, and accommodation options for homeless young people on the North Shore.


The Kirribilli Centre - 9922 4428

Weekly community lunch for disadvantaged and socially isolated members of our community.  Numbers are limited. Bookings essential.


Hare Krishna Food for Life - 180 Falcon Street, North Sydney

Free, nutritious, vegetarian evening meal daily 6-8pm


See also:

  • The Youth Services page of this website for youth related issues
  • Click on the links below for helpful websites and information
  • Download the Homelessness and Housing Assistance brochure below


State-wide Referral Service

LINK2HOME - 1800 152 152

Homelessness phone line designed to refer those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness to the appropriate local services based on need.

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