St Vincent de Paul Society

Family Assistance

Next Week’s Readings

  • 24 March 2019

    Exodus 3:1-8, 13-15

    1 Corinthians 10: 1-6, 10-12

    Luke 13: 1-9


 

St Mary’s Conference

PO Box 787 KINGAROY QLD 4610

48 King Street (behind the Vinnies shop)
Kingaroy 4610

No appointment is needed, but please bring proof of income (client and partner, if applicable) and proof of hardship (eg bills, police report, etc) if possible.

Office Hours 9.30-11.00 am Monday and Friday (except school holidays)
Phone:  07 4162 5721  (office hours 9.30 a m to 11.00 a m only)
Vinnies Shop Phone: 07 4162 5099 (Shop Hours: 9.00 a m to 4.00 p m Monday to Friday)
Mobile: 0417512238.

Outside these hours, an appointment can be made by ringing this number. As this mobile may be unattended for various lengths of time, you may need to leave a message. When a volunteer becomes available, they will return your call.

In dire emergency, if no one answers the mobile, the shop can be asked to contact a family assistance team member. (OAO)

ASSISTANCE PROVIDED

► Food in kind
► Pantry vouchers
► IGA vouchers (Kingaroy IGA only)
► Telstra vouchers (when available)
► Kingaroy Discount Drug Store vouchers (essential pharmaceutical supplies only)
► Fuel for medical appointments only (letter or other proof required)
► Advice on how to solve your predicament.
► Vinnies gift cards for clothes, bedding, Manchester, kitchenware and small furniture items from the Vinnies shop.
► Furniture (when available )
► Small short term loans ( emergency situations and ‘approved ‘ clients only). (OAO)
► Agent for NILS loans
► Short term accommodation (overnight/weekend)

ASSISTANCE THAT WE CANNOT PROVIDE

► Cash
► Electrical goods
► Rent
► Car repairs
► Car registration
► Fines
► Electricity bills
► Phone/internet bills
► Insurance
► Bills generally