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Hotham Mission Education Award

With the support of the Tucker Foundation we are assisting those from a refugee or asylum seeker background to achieve their post-secondary education goals

End of Financial Year Appeal

If you would like to donate to any of our programs, please click here. All donations over $2 are tax deductible.Thank you for your support and interest in Hotham Mission. 

Homework Club 2019

The homework club in 2019 will be running at the North Melbourne Community Centre every Monday during the school term for grades 3-6

UCHM Update – Lunchtime Food Voucher Program

Lunchtime Food Voucher Program The MACpack (at Mount Alexander College) lunchtime food voucher system experienced great success during its initial pilot phase.  Beth Stewart-Wright conducted a student survey of those who accessed the service.  The results of the...

Web Site Updates

We've now added pages on the Hotham Mission Food Programs and the Holiday programs -- see the links under "Programs" above for more details

SHARE Grant Success!

Hotham Mission Update Hotham Mission has been provisionally successful in two of three applications we made to SHARE: for the Kensington Estate Homework Club ($4800 for the program which was piloted earlier this month), and the Food Service to Mount Alexander College...

Asylum Seeker Event – Lentara

(From Mohammed Isah): Dear Friends, Refugee Week is being celebrated from 14 – 20 June and this year’s theme is ‘With courage let us all combine’. The theme is particularly relevant, as Lentara UnitingCare continues to celebrate the courage of people seeking asylum...

Camp for Kids

UnitingCare Hotham Mission Update: Camp for Kids UnitingCare Hotham Mission provided a significant donation to the Camp for Kids, conducted by Leading Senior Constable Nick Parissis in February this year.  The Camp for Kids program was established in 1998, and is...

Call for Board Members

Hotham Mission Update: Are you interested in joining the Hotham Mission Board? UnitingCare Hotham Mission has a diverse group of members, able to envision how church and community can interact in a changing environment, and have the requisite blend of skills to assure...