In North Sydney there are a number of agencies which have made a commitment 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 1st 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. See also Fairlight Centre for men over 18 at risk of homelessness: 9437 0077
Northside Baptist Church - 9901 4299
Free community breakfast on the 1st Saturday of the month 9 - 11am.
Phoenix House - 9437 0077
Housing options advice, programs and counselling for vulnerable young people and their families.
St Vincent De Paul - 9436 0725
Practical advice and referral. Provides pie & tea meals every 2nd Tuesday night at Lavender Bay Church Hall (behind North Sydney train station)
Taldumande Youth Services - 9460 3777
Short and longer-term support, and accommodation options for homeless young people on the North Shore.
- 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.