Emergency help

If you’re experiencing a crisis, we are here to help

The Open Door

The Open Door, UCWB’s emergency relief program, is a welcoming, accepting, safe place for anyone requiring help with:

  • Food vouchers for use at the Community Foodbank Bowden (located onsite)
  • Overnight parcels (in extreme hardship)
  • Bus Tickets
  • Fuel vouchers (in certain circumstances)
  • Telstra vouchers
  • Prescription vouchers
  • Phone cards
  • Christmas Hampers
  • Money Mentors – assistance with budgets and managing bill payments
  • Referral to other UCWB services.

We are open on from 10.00am – 2.30pm weekdays (excluding public holidays). No appointment necessary.

UCWB The Open Door
77 Gibson Street, Bowden SA, 5077
Phone: 8245 7139

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Homelessness Services

Our Inner Southern Homelessness Service is a regional homelessness gateway and service hub that aims to help our clients achieve self-reliance and independence, assist in resolving crises and to re-establish their capacity to live independently of the service.

We are open 9am – 5pm, weekdays (excluding public holidays).

UCWB Inner Southern Homelessness Service
730 Marion Road, Marion SA 5043
PO Box 676, Parkholme, SA, 5043
Phone: 8296 6455
Fax: 8296 6744
Email: ishs@ucwb.org.au

Learn more here