St Vincent de Paul Society members cannot see injustice and let it go unchallenged. We feel compelled to Raise Our Voice; to advocate on behalf of the people we assist and speak out on the barriers that keep people in a cycle of poverty and disadvantage. Our members have identified priority areas that are of greatest concern to local communities around NSW.

  • Vinnies Election Statement

    Take action for the NSW Election: Call for Fairness and Compassion to be prioritised The St Vincent de Paul Society NSW works towards a future in which each and every person can live a full life. It is to our...

  • Submissions and Policy

    Electricity Submission Since 2007-08, average residential bills in NSW have increased by 45% and the July 2017 rise was another shock for low-income households. Even the cheapest offers available on the market –...

  • Housing and Homelessness Social Justice Statement

    Housing and Homelessness Social Justice Statement Everyone has the right to home. A home is not just the roof over your head. It is where we raise our families, socialise with our friends, and become part of our local...

  • Refugees and People Seeking Asylum Social Justice Statement

    Refugees and People Seeking Asylum Social Justice Statement The St Vincent de Paul Society NSW is proud of the role we have played helping to make our communities places where people seeking protection have been able to...

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Social Justice Statement

    Mental Health and Wellbeing Social Justice Statement St Vincent de Paul Society NSW works closely with those experiencing mental health difficulties and has seen first-hand how homelessness, unemployment, and social...

  • Vinnies 2015 Social Justice Statement

    The 2015 Social Justice Statement focuses on the top three identified issues: 1. Affordable Housing and Homelessness; 2. Energy Affordability and Cost of Living Pressures; and 3. Refugees and Asylum Seekers. This Social...