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Parliamentary inquiry into homelessness calls for immediate and ongoing action

4 March 2021

With a focus on mental health, early intervention and more funding for medium to long term housing to fix the state’s homelessness crisis, MCM welcomes the findings of the Parliamentary Inquiry into Homelessness in Victoria that was tabled today.

MCM welcomes ground breaking mental health Royal Commission

2 March 2021
West Refuge under construction

West Refuge taking shape

17 February 2021

A consortium of tradesmen and contractors, many of whom are providing their services for free, have been working round-the-clock throughout the pandemic to build a critical piece of infrastructure to support young people experiencing homelessness in Melbourne’s inner west.

MCM response to the 2020-21 State Budget

24 November 2020

The Victorian Premier, Daniel Andrews handed down the 2020-20201 State Budget today describing it as grounded in "purpose".

MCM welcomes Victoria's big housing build

16 November 2020

Victoria will fast-track a once in a generation construction blitz of thousands of social houses giving hope to those trapped in a vicious cycle of homelessness and poverty.

Their journey home podcast

Their Journey Home Epidsode 1 Escaping Family Violence is now live

28 August 2020

When home is not a safe place, where do you go? In this episode, we explore the complex issue of family violence and how it pushes young people into homelessness.

MCM to present at the Victorian Parliamentary Inquiry into Homelessness

14 July 2020

Melbourne City Mission welcomes the opportunity to present its submission to the Victorian Parliamentary Inquiry into Homelessness at a public hearing on Tuesday 14 July 2020.

MCM to open new refuge to support young people experiencing homelessness in Wyndham

7 February 2020

MCM will redevelop and relocate one of its youth refuge services to Werribee to support young people experiencing homelessness in Melbourne’s inner west.

Melbourne City Mission submission to the Royal Commission into Victoria's mental health system

29 July 2019

Melbourne City Mission (MCM) has released its submission to the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health system, which highlights many of the barriers clients face when accessing mental health services.

Photo of the street sign for the newly refurbished Frontyard Youth Services

Victoria takes the lead in ending youth homelessness with pioneering 24/7 response

30 May 2019

Victoria’s largest youth homelessness service provider, Melbourne City Mission (MCM), is pioneering a 24-hour crisis accommodation centre, with support services around the clock, to help the increasing numbers of young Victorians experiencing homelessness.

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