Many people across the Southern Peninsula are doing it tough. Neighbours, friends and families are struggling to make ends meet. You can help give them the care and support they need. Make your tax-deductible donation now.

Your help and the help of people just like you is absolutely vital. Without your support, the work of many key programs would be impossible.

Check out our newsletters to see where your donations go: No 5, No 4, No 3No 2, No 1

SPCS is a registered charity with The Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission and it is a Public Benevolent Institution (PBI) with Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status.

Our DGR status means that donations made to our organisation are tax deductible. We are able to accept donations via credit card, cheque, direct deposit and cash.

Donate online – Support Your Community Appeal. (One-off gift or monthly)

Mail – PO Box 91 Rosebud 3939 click here for a donation form

Direct Deposit – Bank: Bendigo Bank. Ac Name: Southern Peninsula Community Support. BSB: 633 000. Ac No: 150 647 394

SPCS also accepts donations at our main centre, 878 Point Nepean Road, Rosebud.

Donations of Food & Other goods

Food and material aid is a key part of our programs and over 75% comes from donations, please drop food and goods to our main centre or ring if you are unsure if its suitable or email to check what is in short supply. NOTE: we cannot accept clothing and furniture items due to space limitations.

If you wish to discuss any aspect of donating please call us on (03) 5986 1285 or email our CEO, Jeremy Maxwell,

Funds raised by SPCS are used to provide direct support to over 1,600 people and their families seeking support each year with

Food (pantry items, food parcels, food vouchers, No Fixed Address packs, & fruit & vegetables);

Material aid (personal hygiene, pet food, bedding, swags & tents, bikes, cooking utensils);

Assistance with pharmacy & education costs;

Shower & Laundry program (SPLaSh); every Monday & Thursday on the Rosebud foreshore we provide showers, laundry, toiletries, a meal, food and a connection to other services, this is open to all comers.

Assertive outreach for rough sleepers (Southern Peninsula Homeless Connections); proactive program working with people who have disconnected from the regular housing providers

Assistance with utilities costs;

Public transport costs;

Legal and tax help;

Case management services for individuals (Low Income Support Service) & families (Family Support Service);

Referral to other agencies or supports in the community;

If you have any questions about your donation, or our work – or if you have any changes to your account details, contact details or communication preferences, please contact us on 5986-1285 or

Contact Us


878 Point Nepean Road, PO Box 91, Rosebud VIC 3939

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday: 9.30 am – 3:30 pm

(please check our Facebook page for updates)

Support Service & Emergency Relief Hours

Drop In or Telephone Service: Monday to Friday: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

(please present by 2.30pm to be assisted)