At the Launceston Benevolent Society, we recognize that a helping hand can make a significant difference for those struggling to make ends meet. Our diverse support services encompass a range of vital resources tailored to individual needs. We provide:
Food Hampers: Ensuring that no one goes hungry, we offer food hampers to alleviate immediate concerns about nutrition and well-being.
Aurora Assistance with Bill Shock: Recognizing the challenges of unexpected utility expenses, our assistance program helps individuals manage bill shock, ensuring continued access to essential services.
Clothing: Through our clothing distribution program, we supply quality apparel to those in need, promoting dignity and self-esteem.
Small Furniture Items: Creating a comfortable living environment is essential for rebuilding lives. We provide small furniture items to support individuals in establishing a stable and nurturing home.
At the Launceston Benevolent Society, we are committed to fostering resilience and empowering individuals to overcome the challenges they face. Through these support services, we strive to make a meaningful impact on the lives of those in our community, ensuring that everyone has the resources and assistance needed to rebuild and thrive."
We also offer the FAB program which focuses on providing information and support on food literacy (food planning, food preparation), financial literacy (information, support, and strategies on financial well-being and control) & well-being (stress management support and information).
We proudly introduce our FAB Program, a holistic initiative designed to empower individuals on their journey toward improved well-being and self-sufficiency. FAB, standing for Food Literacy, Financial Literacy, and Well-being, offers a comprehensive range of services, including:
Food Literacy: Our program provides valuable information and support on food planning and preparation, promoting sustainable and nutritious choices that contribute to overall health.
Financial Literacy: Focusing on financial well-being and control, the FAB Program equips participants with essential information, support, and effective strategies to navigate their financial landscape with confidence.
Well-being: Stress management is a crucial aspect of our program, offering support and information to enhance overall well-being. We provide tools and resources to help individuals manage stress and cultivate a positive mental and emotional state.
Through the FAB Program, we aim to empower individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to make informed decisions about their food, finances, and overall well-being. At the Launceston Benevolent Society, we believe that education and support are key components of a resilient and thriving community."