Vinnies’ Society operations

 

Social Services

St Vincent de Paul Society Melbourne metropolitan

Welfare Call Centres Box Hill Call Centre reverts back to a remote operating model. Opening times, number and service remains the same – Monday – Friday 10am – 3pm.  1800 305 330
Conference visits We are in contact with Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) to clarify our position and will provide additional information tomorrow. We expect to continue to operate as we have been but need to understand if there are special conditions attached.

Advice is to operate outside of curfew hours only (curfew is in effect from 8pm – 5am.

Assistance centres Remain closed.
Soup vans We are in contact with DHHS to clarify our position and will provide additional information tomorrow. We expect to continue to operate as we have been but need to understand if there are special conditions attached.

Advice is to operate outside of curfew hours only (curfew is in effect from 8pm-5am).

Vinnies Shops All metropolitan shops will be closing on Wednesday evening.  Shops will be put into ‘hibernation’ until reopening.

Our online offering remains open with our Ebay store: 

https://www.ebay.com.au/str/vinniesshop

No receiving of donated goods is possible.

Vinnies NILS No change – remains a phone service  03 5229 8829
Bushfire Assistance No change – Call centre remains remote on 13 18 12
Material Assistance We are hoping to be able to offer a limited material assistance program, subject to discussions with DHHS.
Education Programs No change – remains an online offering only