What We Do

We collect donated items, in particular, food items, toiletries, blankets, sleeping bags and warm clothing items. We create care packs with donated items and encourage anyone to collect these and distribute to anyone who is in need. In addition, we go out on regular group walks to hand out items.

We accept the following items for our care packs:

Toiletries:

– Soap
– Shampoo
– Pads/tampons
– Condoms
– Wet wipes
– Roll-on deoderant
– Combs/brushes
– Cotton buds
– Lip balm
– Band-aids

Food:

– Tinned baked beans, spaghetti and tuna (ring-pull only please)
– Fruit tubs
– Up & Go or Sustagen
– Water
– Arnott’s Shapes
– Chip snack packs
– Le Snacks
– Sultanas
– Jelly beans / Jelly babies
– Barley sugars
– Mints

Other Items:

– Blankets (dark colours only please)
– Sleeping bags
– Scarves
– Beanies
– Gloves
– Socks

If you would like to purchase any of these items for our care packs please contact our donation co-ordinator by emailing perthhomeless(at)gmail.com to arrange drop-off and pick up.