April 2020 Update

April 2020 Update

Two Good VERY GOOD! Two good co delivered 30 frozen meals to SAHSSI at our Shoalhaven location on Friday. Initially Two Good Co. Reached out to SAHSSI to assist following the bushfires, however, with the current health crisis, this food will be important preparation in the event of vulnerable women and children needing to quarantine, without sufficient food in place. Great timing and thanks, food is something we love to receive...
December 2019 Update

December 2019 Update

Josie’s Ginger bread biscuits There’s a reason that this lovely young lady is wearing a Wonder Woman T-Shirt! Josephine contacted us via our website to ask if she can bake Christmas treats for our clients staying in our crisis accommodation, and our reply was “YES”. Early this morning Josephine started to bake and delivered them the same day so our clients could eat them fresh! Josephine said: “I believe...
November 2019 Update

November 2019 Update

Bunnings Bellambi giving a helping hand! Thank you to Bunnings Bellambi for their generous donation of laundry and bathroom starter packs. Starting out fresh can be expensive, so these items will be of great help to our clients when they are setting up in their new homes”. Home starter packs are very useful for our clients, it’s so expensive to purchase cleaning products including sponges and wipes , brooms,...
Illawarra Homelessness Week 2019

Illawarra Homelessness Week 2019

“Homelessness is not the cause of personal failings. The main cause of homelessness are poverty, unaffordable rents, and family violence.” With the support of Stockland Shellharbour, Lake Illawarra Police and Land and Housing Corporation, SAHSSI Illawarra ran a small community project for women within our specialist homelessness service who are on Newstart (with a focus on single women or single women with one child). SAHSSI were grateful to secure...
SAHSSI30 2019 Outcomes

SAHSSI30 2019 Outcomes

SAHSSI 30 on Saturday, 10th August was another fantastic event in the Shoalhaven that occurred in August.  Approximately 63 supporters braved the cold and windy Huskisson morning to participate in the 30 km round trip walk from Huskisson to Iluka Beach and return.  We had a hockey team, people from Sydney, people from Bowral, Fiona Phillips MP and her family and many local people, including those who have supported...
Gerringong Lions Club Donation

Gerringong Lions Club Donation

Thank you Gerringong Lions Club for ALL the community service volunteer work you do and the contributions you provide to the community. Your $2,000 donation is so appreciated and will go a long way towards our charitable purposes (increasing housing stock and providing much needed items for homeless women and children). We also loved the opportunity to come and have a...