How RufUs Helps the Homeless

Homelessness can & does happen to anyone

Anyone can fall victim to homelessness. For example, victims of domestic violence, the unemployed, mental disability as well as other reasons too numerous to mention.

RufUs works closely with many other charities/organizations that find housing accommodation for their clients. RufUs fits out the dwelling with essential furniture and items needed by their clients as they begin their new start to life.

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How you can help RufUs

Donate your Money, Time, or Furniture

Financial donations are our Lifeline, without which we could not operate. To make a donation, please click on the Donate button at the top of the page, You can also click the Ways you can Donate link in the top navigation menu to find out about volunteering and/or donating furniture..

RufUs Charity - Supporting the Homeless and victims of domestic violence

5 days 14 hours ago

Where has the year gone? It's almost the end of September.
We have been doing a steady run of deliveries and now our warehouse is ready for a top-up.
We are especially low on beds and mattresses of all sizes, fridges and washing machines but are happy to accept most furniture and household items.
Recently we have supported a number of families as well several homeless people who have transitioned into housing. Here are some pics of what we've been doing lately.

RufUs Charity - Supporting the Homeless and victims of domestic violence

1 week 23 hours ago

Hello to all our Facebook Friends.
Its been a few weeks since our last post, but that doesn't mean we haven't been busy. In fact we have been very active and have filled a number of large orders, which has left our stock of beds and mattresses, of all sizes, very low. So we are asking for your help, if you can or if you know someone who may be able to assist us.
Check out the video below for more info and detail's. Please also share this post.
THANK YOU!

RufUs Charity - Supporting the Homeless and victims of domestic violence

3 weeks 2 days ago

R U OK Fay is today.
It's a good opportunity to touch base with those that you love and care for and ask them R U OK today?
From all of us at Rufus we hope our Facebook friends are all ok today.
Leave us a comment and let us know how U R today.
What the video as it's got some good tips.
m.youtube.com/watch?v=7lGuskjHfR0&feature=share

RufUs Charity - Supporting the Homeless and victims of domestic violence

4 weeks 1 day ago

WOW, what a week. It has been an out-of-the-ordinary week for Rufus. This week we are saying an ENORMOUS THANK YOU , to the Quest H Hotel Mawson Lakes. We were recently contacted by them and offered more furniture than we are able to store as the Quest were refurbishing there rooms. They offered us tables and chairs, coffee tables, entertainment units, bedside tables, bedside lamps and free-standing lamps plus other items. It's the single largest haul of furniture that we have had donated to Rufus. We are most appreciative and very grateful. Thank you to the Quest staff for their helpfulness and friendliness which made getting the job done easy and smooth. It took 2 days of loading and unloading at both the Quest site as well as the warehouse. The Rufus team worked really well together to make this happen. In between loads, we were also able to