Raised so far

$80,543

Our goal

$45,000

Spread the love this Valentine's Day and give dignity to someone experiencing homelessness.

Donate

A warm welcome, a hot shower and a clean pair of undies can mean the world to someone sleeping rough. This Valentine's Day, share the love with those doing it tough on the streets. After all, nothing says ‘I love you' like a clean pair of undies.

Choose a donation below

Hot Shower

Your donation will give someone a clean pair of undies along with a 15 minute hot shower and fresh towel. Including socks (+ bra for women) and toiletries (body wash, shampoo, conditioner).

Care Pack

A warm welcome with a hot tea or coffee for someone in need. Plus a hot shower and all the necessities; clean undies and socks (+ bra for women), razor, toiletries (body wash, shampoo, conditioner) and a fresh towel.

Mental Health Support

Your donation will help to keep our support programs running so everyone can access mental health support and seek the help they need to rebuild their lives.

Program Activity

Your support will help to keep our activities programs running seven days a week, which can include gardening to drama to hand massage, as well as practical classes of learning how to cook or computer literacy.

Support & Safety

Your donation will help to provide the right support at the right time, whether it be finding someone stable accommodation or helping people on a journey towards employment.

There are 37,715 people experiencing homelessness in NSW, an increase of 37% from 2011. Almost a third of people accessing homelessness services are women and children escaping domestic and family violence*.



“When I come here I am treated with dignity and respect. Being able to come here and have a shower and wash my clothes stops me from slipping into despair. Feeling clean and having something to eat makes all the difference.”

– Jim

Learn more about Wayside

All donations over $2 to Wayside Chapel are tax-deductible.

*Homelessness NSW Quick Facts

Donations made to Wayside Chapel's "Nothing Says I Love You Like a Clean Pair of Undies" will help to stock the socks and undies pile for the year, alongside providing the support needed to deliver these services and support programs.