** COVID-19 Update - In these times of uncertainty, we call on all members of our community to encourage and look out for one another. With the closure of many businesses and a greater number of unemployed, now more than ever we will be serving our community in the North and North-West of Tasmania, providing them with food and essentials. We need your help to continue that support, especially for those affected by changes brought on by COVID-19. Please donate either through our website at https://www.citymission.org.au/support-us/donate or by calling us on 6335 3000 and help support local lives.
Currently our Emergency Relief program are currently providing both over the phone assessments and face to face appointments for those with no cold or flu like symptoms.
Family Services Emergency Relief.
The service provides support such as food, materials (including household goods), financial assistance, advocacy, advice, information and referrals.
Who this service is for
Members of the public who are suffering financial stress or hardship
Monday to Friday 8:45am - 4:30pm
Ramps access available
How this service is delivered
Both over the phone assessments and face to face appointments are currently available. Please refer to our website for the most up to date information on operations or contact us on 03 6335 3000
Call or visit us online
Please donate either through our website at https://www.citymission.org.au/support-us/donate or by calling us on 6335 3000 and help support local lives.
We'll come to you (outreach)
City Mission is currently provide a food delivery service, see website for details.
More programs from City Mission
Inside Out 4 Kids
** COVID-19 Update - face to face program has been suspended. A new Facebook page has been created.**
Inside Out 4 Kids is a series of programs to support children and their families experiencing trauma, grief, loss and/or anxiety. The focus is on providing a safe and positive environment for healing and building resilience.
** COVID-19 Update - this program currently running in a limited capacity. Follow our Facebook page to receive updates about the impact of the Corona Virus on our services.**
Mobile in nature and operating within many of the most disadvantaged areas in and around Launceston and the North West of Tasmania the trailer provides no cost food, beverages and recreational activities to the community.
**COVID-19 Update - From 1st of April all Mission Shops (Launceston and North West) and Resale (Tip) Shops ( Uptipity and the Launceston Recycling Centre, Central Coast Resale Shop and Burnie Resale Shop) will be temporarily closed until further notice.**
Care Shops sell second-hand, affordable clothing, furniture, bric-a-brac, household goods and some building supplies.