Winners are grinners: National Volunteer Week

On 23 May in the midst of National Volunteer Week, we celebrated our wonderful cohort of individual, corporate, Anglican and community volunteers with a Mad Hatters tea party, where we presented awards and thanked them all for their generous support. There was plenty of chatter over coffee and a delicious morning tea as guests gathered […]

A gift for giving

The tables were laid with flowers and delicious baked goods provided by All Saint’s Anglican Parish, while the ladies at our Women’s Service presented Elizabeth Perron, Chair of the Stan Perron Charitable Foundation, with a painting they had created, titled Tree of Life. The morning was filled with chatter and laughter, as parish members, staff, […]

Michael’s story

Michael has struggled with the effects of negative thoughts throughout his life, however, it was after separating from his wife in 2012 when things started to get really bad. Arriving in Perth in February 2018 without any photo ID, he found shelter at 55 Central Crisis Accommodation before coming to St Bart’s Future Homes (previously […]

St Bartholomew’s House announces resignation of CEO

 The Chairman of St Bartholomew’s House, Michael Brown, has announced the resignation of the CEO, John Berger. Mr Berger will leave on 22 March to pursue new opportunities. “The board thanks John for all he has done for St Bart’s and the broader homelessness sector and wishes him every success in the future”, said Mr […]

Debbie’s Story from our Mental Health Support Service

Our Mental Health Support Services coordinate accommodation for people living with a mental illness who need 2-4 hours support per day in order to live independently in the Community Recovery Villages. Debbie shares how the service has assisted her recovery. Do you or does someone you know need Mental Health Support and accommodation? Head over […]