What is Fred’s Place?

Fred's Place is a St Vincent de Paul homeless support service located in Tweed Heads. It provides a basic needs drop-in service between 8.30am and 12.30pm Monday to Friday. The facility has showers, laundry facilities, staffed kitchen, internet and telephone, lounge area, inside and outside areas to socialise, and mailing facilities. A case worker is available for people experiencing crisis. The drop-in centre also provides in-house services including Psychological services, Legal Aid assistance, Drug and Alcohol worker, Liver Screening clinic and Centrelink support - all available on a weekly or fortnightly basis. Services are provided at no cost.

Who benefits from the service?

Singles and families who find themselves in need or who are experiencing homelessness are welcome to access Fred’s Place.

Where is the service located?

Fred’s Place is located at 9 Boyd Street, Tweed Heads. Phone: (07) 5536 1906.

Can I volunteer?

Volunteers are always welcome. We also offer placements to those who are completing relevant TAFE and University courses.

How can I find out more?

For further information on the availability of services at Fred’s Place contact the manager on:

(07) 5536 1906.