Disturbance street dwellers

Help for people who are homeless or in crisis

Support services for people who are homeless, are at risk of homelessness or are in crisis.


Homeless Persons Information Centre 1800 234 566
Telephone information and referrals to accommodation

After Hours Temporary Accommodation Line 1800 152 152
Assistance with emergency accommodation when other crisis services are unavailable or unsuitable. People must call the above service first.

Jewish House 1300 544 357
Crisis Accommodation


Mission Beat  1800 306 461
Generalist homeless outreach and transport service for homeless people living in public places

Mental Health Team 1800 629 354
Support for people in crisis

Health Outreach 8382 1995
Onsite physical health assessments for homeless people living in the public places

Meals and drop in centre support

Norman Andrews House 9130 5749
Breakfast and lunch Monday - Friday
Washing, Showers, Lockers, telephone and general support
77 Roscoe St, Bondi Beach

Mathew Talbot Hostel 9357 1533
Breakfast, Lunch Dinner 7 days
22 Talbot Place Woolloomooloo

Emergency Relief

Anglicare - Bondi Beach 8362 3700
Food, Electricity, Telstra vouchers by appointment only

St Vincent de Paul - Bondi Junction 9387 5614
Food, Electricity, Telstra vouchers by appointment only

Tenancy advice and support

Eastern Area Tenants Service EATS  9386 9147

Older Persons Tenancy Advice Line 9281 9804

Council initiatives to homelessness

Waverley Council acknowledges that not all people in the community have access to safe and secure accommodation. Council works in partnership with a number of agencies to address homelessness. Some of our initiatives:

The Waverley Homeless Persons Protocol guides Council officers in providing support to the homeless people living in public places, to increase their access to services and to minimise the negative impacts homelessness has on their lives.

Affordable Housing for people on low to moderate incomes

Want to know more?

Contact Council’s Community Worker 9083 7922 email: chrisba@waverley.nsw.gov.au