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Helping Out The Homeless

Monday 22nd June / presented by Chris Wheeldon

This year Western Australia’s St Vincent de Paul homeless services biggest annual fundraiser – the CEO Sleepout – raised just half the money it did last year, threatening the provision of services to homeless people.

Only one of six homeless services across the country are funded by the government – so events like the sleepout are important to ensure those who most need help are receiving it.
St Vincent de Paul Chief Executive Mark Fitzpatrick was here to talk about the drop in donations – as well as issues surrounding homelessness and disadvantage across the State…
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