Fishers of Men is an inter-denominational Christian charity (public company) ministering without distinction to those who are homeless, at threat of homelessness, or poor or needy.
Select one of the options below to find out more about that part of the ministry.
Fishers of Men sends out a bus to the homeless shelters in the city and 2 mini buses to Logan, inviting any and all to come to a fellowship meal.
Find out more about Homeless Service
Discipleship House – First Stage
Fishers of Men has a house in Springwood with 6 huge bedrooms, 2 lounge rooms, 2 bathrooms and a large outside undercover area which is used to help addicts, homeless and prisoners realize their full potential.
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Discipleship House – Second Stage
Fishers of Men has a property in Rochedale South for men who have successfully progressed through the first stage program, Lorimer, for the next level of independent living, while still being supported externally as necessary.
Find out more about Second Stage Discipleship House
As part of a response to homelessness and helping people in crisis situations, Fishers of Men receives donations of furniture from the public and re-gifts it to those in need.
Find out more about Furniture Ministry
Sunday Meeting: First Sunday of each month
At the Underwood Park Community Hall, we bus the homeless and needy in, have a fellowship meal and share Jesus with all who come. There are blankets, clothes, food parcels, fruit and veg, and bread to take away.
Find out more about the Sunday Meeting
Fishers of Men conduct a biannual outreach to Cherbourg, an indigenous community approx. 4 hours from Brisbane, over Easter and Christmas. This was interrupted by covid. We are hoping to reinitiate our Cherbourg visits in 2023.
Find out more about Cherbourg Outreach
Fishers of Men occasionally gives food parcels free of charge to people in need, including some local families. This service is given as food is available.
Find out more about Food Parcels
OZCARE in West End has 90 beds available per night for homeless men and provides many other services for the homeless as well.
Find out more about TUESDAY Outreach