Homelessness can happen to anyone
People who are experiencing or are at risk of homelessness come from all walks of life. These are their stories.
VincentCare is proud to be one of Yarra Trams’ 2019 Community Partners. From July to September you will see VincentCare clients on tram faces in metropolitan Melbourne. Here you can read their stories and discover how homelessness can happen to anyone.
On Census night, 116,427 Australians were experiencing some form of homelessness.
Rough sleepers represent just 7% of all homelessness nationally.
There has been a 28% increase in Australians aged 55+ experiencing homelessness.
47% of people seeking help for homelessness say it’s due to domestic and family violence.
VincentCare is one of eight community organisations that champion diversity and inclusion chosen by Yarra Trams for their 2019 Community Partnerships Program.
Find out more about the Yarra Trams Community Partnerships Program.