‘Canoween Night’ – Length 03:52

It’s amazing how inventive people can get when they want to help those in need. This Sydney family decided to turn the American idea of Halloween Night into the beautifully Australian Canoween Night.

To make enquiries re the Canoween can collection click here to go to their Facebook page.

“You can spend the money on new housing for poor people and the homeless, or you can spend it on a football stadium or a golf course.” 

– Jello Biafra MUSICIAN


“When I give food to the poor, they call me a saint. When I ask why the poor have no food, they call me a communist.” 

– Dom Helder Camara – Essential Writings


Exodus Foundation Logo

If someone you know is on the edge of homelessness or suffering mental issues the Exodus Foundation can offer assistance and advice through its Social Health & Wellbeing services and Crisis Intervention program.

Many other kind hearted organisations and Government bodies are also there to help. Links to just some are provided. They are offered in good will to simply assist you in starting your search. There are more organisations in all states which may suit your needs better.

Some other links to Info and Advice

Homeless Person Information Service

The Homeless Persons Information Centre (HPIC) is the telephone information and referral service that refers those in the community who are homeless, or at risk of homelessness, to the services that may assist them. It provides professional assessments and referrals for clients seeking accommodation and support services within NSW.

For more information click here.

After Hours Temporary Accommodation

The Department of Housing provides Temporary Accommodation in low-cost hotels, motels, caravan parks and similar accommodation for people who are in housing crisis or homeless, while they make longer-term arrangements.

For more information click here.

St Vincent Accommodation

Emergency Accommodation for Men, Women, Youth & the Homeless.  All states.

For more information click here.