The Launceston Benevolent Society provides support services for families and individuals in Launceston and surrounding areas.
Please see below the type sof support we provide.
The society gave away some 1700 food parcels in the last financial year.
Nutritional food items are wanted which can include, cereals, pasta, sauces, spreads including jams, cheese, vegemite, peanut butter and soups. Cans of vegetables and fruit are all in demand.
Biscuits , cordial, fresh vegetables can also be donated.
Bill and Expense Support
The society, subject to available funds may be able to offer assistance with utility accounts.
Clothes and Other Products
We are always looking to support our clients with clothing.
Items that are always in demand include towels, linen, blankets, pillows, doonas and bedspreads
Furniture is always in demand especially beds, Queen, Doubles and Single. The most pressing items are whitegoods, fridges, freezers and washing machines.