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BHP Iron Ore team makeover Osborne Park villa gardens

More of our Mental Health Support Service villas recently had a mini-makeover thanks to our BHP partnership. After the BHP Petroleum team upgraded the exterior of our South Perth villas with some bright paint and new garden beds, the BHP Iron Ore team put up their hands to head out to our Sunflower Villas in Osborne Park [...]

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Homelessness is on the rise but you can help

St Bart’s is calling on the WA public to tell our Government that we need to take action on the rising number of homelessness by supporting the work we do, which is providing critical housing and support services for men, women and children experiencing homelessness, and joining initiatives such as the Everybody’s Home campaign and [...]

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Thanksgiving Service for our Anglican supporters

We were thrilled to welcome Archbishop Kay Goldsworthy and around 80 guests to St Bart’s Thanksgiving Service for our Anglican supporters on Sunday, 6 May 2018. Hosted at Hale School in Wembley Downs, it was a chance for us to give back to a community that has greatly given to us and backed our mission [...]

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Get the latest Entertainment Book to help us raise funds

The 2018 | 2019 Entertainment Books in print and digital are available now and $14 from every membership we sell will directly support our fundraising efforts. So, you can instantly access hundreds of valuable offers or pre-order your Entertainment Book to make the most of entertainment around Perth and WA over the next year and know [...]

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BHP volunteers transformed South Perth villas

Thanks to the huge efforts of 60 BHP Volunteers from the petroleum division, residents in our Independent Living Program were overjoyed to see their homes get a makeover last week. Our South Perth villas are now boasting a more vibrant outlook after BHP painted the corrugated cement side and front metal fences a frog green [...]

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The State of Homelessness in Australia’s Cities

Since 1963 we have assisted people experiencing, or at risk of experiencing, homelessness to rebuild their lives and achieve positive life outcomes through our services that include accommodation, aged care, mental health support, and tenancy and property. Research on homelessness in Australia is vital in supporting the work of St Bart’s so, today, we are [...]

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The Cost of Privilege

Today, a landmark report commissioned by Anglicare Australia has revealed the richest 20 per cent of Australians are receiving more than $68 billion in Government tax concessions. Anglicare Australia executive director Kasy Chambers said concessions for the rich are currently “greater than the cost of Newstart, disability support, or any other single welfare recipient group”. [...]

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End Homelessness WA

The reality of homelessness is probably not what you think. Check out End Homelessness in Western Australia website that dispels these myths: www.endhomelessnesswa.com and become informed on the ways you can help combat this major social issue in our community. Together we can end homelessness in WA! #EndHomlessnessWA

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Our amazing volunteers

It’s not just our corporate partners – like BHP - that are supporting St Bart’s. We also have hundreds of volunteers that get involved in many of our programs – volunteers like Tabitha! Here’s why she volunteers with us: “I love the idea of giving back, and I particularly like supporting women. I’ve had challenges in [...]

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Client stories

“I’ve been fortunate for most of my life. I went to Methodist Ladies’ College and I trained to be a specialist music teacher. “I was incredibly shocked to find myself homeless; basically after 18 years of marriage, my former husband left me – but not before ripping me off. I couldn’t pay the mortgage, so I moved [...]