Georgina provides lunch for homeless women in an inner city park. She had never met them before. Some had tumbled quickly and unexpectedly from respectable middle class suburbia. Women in their fifties are Australia’s new poor. Georgina is fighting to change things.
‘Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for silence. A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into their own destiny. And a time to prepare to pick up the pieces when it’s all over.’
– Octavia Butler – Author
There are many causes for someone becoming homeless.
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.