“I alone cannot change the world but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples…”
– Mother Teresa
– Mother Teresa
Hayden’s Helping Hands was established to provide for the relief and alleviation of poverty, distress, misfortune and disadvantage suffered by people experiencing homelessness in Australia including through:
How we help people
We provide meals and basic humans needs for people on low incomes, experiencing homelessness, fleeing domestic violence.
Providing short term emergency food packs (generally limited to 2-3 times and at discretion of Hayden’s Helping Hands) for people who may otherwise go without. Improving access to basic human needs for people experiencing homelessness on a reliable and ongoing basis in regular outreaches in Melbourne CBD, including toiletries, clothing and other essential items;
How we raise awareness
Hayden, Stephanie and volunteers can attend your kindergarten, school, or community events to talk about Hayden’s Helping Hands and what you can do to support those in need.
We are a small charity with limited resources, but you can find additional support through:
Life Line – 13 11 14
1800Respect (National Sexual assault, domestic family violence counselling service)
1800 737 732
Vinnies – https://www.vinnies.org.au/
Salvation Army – https://www.salvationarmy.org.au/
From Us 2 You for Fresh Food Northern Suburbs
Hi my name is Hayden and I’m 14 years old. I was inspired to start this charity after my trip to the U.S.A in December 2014 because there were a lot of homeless people there. So I decided to help people at home in Australia.
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We are always in the need for goods. Please download our Goods Guide to see what we are in need of below.
We have DGR status, therefore all Donations of $2.00 or more are tax deductible. We use the Good Company Donation Portal which handles your Donation and Tax Receipt securely. Please donate below
We would love to have you as a volunteer. Please use the contact form at the bottom of the page and introduce yourself. Make sure you leave an email address so we can send you our Volunteer Form. Given we are youth led, it is mandatory that Volunteers have a Working With Children check.