The people assisted include those with long term illness, unemployment, loss of home and belongings through fire, domestic violence, lack of family support or homelessness, refugees.
Examples of some of the larger items EERN handle include beds/mattresses, lounge suites/couches and wardrobes. Electrical items were also accessed (after being tested and tagged) Such items included TV’s , washing machines/dryers, refrigerators/freezers, microwave ovens etc..
EERN relies entirely on a volunteer workforce. The Rotary Club of Balwyn is one of a number of supporting organisations. We provide volunteers once a month and from time to time financial support