Men and Family Centre Lismore - MEND Groups for MenThese agencies can help:

Lismore Soup Kitchen

  • Winsome Hotel, 11 Bridge Street, North Lismore
  • Phone: 6624 6080
  • Contact: Margaret Lord 0400 340 973 (or 6621 6936)
  • Accommodation Manager: Mieke Bell, ph 0407 789 528

Red Dove Centre

  • Uniting Church (basement), Keen Street
  • Breakfast: Monday – Thursday (7am – 8am) at
  • Lunch: 7 days (before 1pm), gold coin donation
  • Takeaway dinner: 7 days, gold coin donation.

Caring is Sharing

Contact: Arthur McCarr 0413 821 710

Food Distribution:

  • Monday: Peace Park, Park Street, Lismore (from 6.00 pm)
  • Tuesday: Southern Cross University (12 noon); and Little Keen Street, Lismore (from 6.00 pm)
  • Thursday: Cnr Neilson & Walker Streets, Lismore (from 6.00pm)
  • Saturday: Cullen Street, Nimbin (5:30pm-9:00pm)

Salvation Army

  • 32 Cambridge Drive Goonellabah
  • Phone 6624 7335 (phone on the day only). Note: Centrelink referral essential
  • FoodVouchers/Clothing/Blankets: Fridays  8.45 am – 12.00 noon. Need to call to make appointment
  • Also, Assistance with electricity bills, Telstra vouchers only available from July2010

St Vincent de Paul

  • 84 Magellan Street, Lismore
  • Homeless/out-of-towners to call 6621 5959 (shop)
  • Food Vouchers/Clothing/Blankets: Mondays & Wednesdays (1.00 pm – 2.15 pm ). Note: Centrelink referral essential
  • Electricity voucher: Clients are interviewed and assessed before assistance is provided. 4 times a year only

Seventh Day Adventist Church

  • 44 Ulralba Street, Lismore
  • Phone: 6621 7665
  • Food Vouchers/Clothing/Blankets: Mondays (10.00 am-12.00noon).  Note: Centrelink referral essential  3 times per year only

Anglican Church

  • Ministry Centre, Keen Street, Lismore
  • Phone: 6621 3200
  • Food Parcels & Clothes: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (9.00 am – 1.00 pm)

LINC

  • 115 Keen Street, Lismore (above Shop 1/17)
  • Phone: 6622 3222
  • Emergency Home Help/Transport: Tuesdays and Fridays (9.00 am – 11.00 am)

Lismore Regional Mission

  • Uniting Care, 80 Keen Street, Lismore
  • Phone: 6621 5801
  • No guarantee on getting a voucher. Only while funds last
  • Grocery Vouchers/MealVouchers: Thursday between 9.30am- 12.30pm

Lismore Regional Mission

  • Uniting Care, Woodlark Street (between Uniting Church & LifelineJ
  • Phone 66 21 5801
  • Extremely cheap food shopping
  • Centrelink card only needed; not income statement
  • Thursday’s 9.30 – 12 .

LNC Community Catering

  • 76 Carrington Street, Lismore
  • Phone: 6621 7397
  • Note: Centrelink referral essential
  • Food parcels available, Wednesday 1.00pm – 3.00pm

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