Every 2 Hours

a BACKPACK BED is given to a homeless person without shelter.

BUT THE NEED IS EVERY 12 MINUTES*

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Backpack Beds
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Nights of Dignified Sleep^
Backpack Bed - lightweight

Lightweight 3KG

Street tough material

Backpack Bed - full body protection

Full Body Protection

4 season summer & winter

Backpack Bed - fire retardant

Fire Retardant

Fabric + Mattress 190cm x 55cm

Backpack Bed - wind & rain protection

Water & Wind Proof

Protects against winter chills

Backpack Bed - mosquito protection

Full Body Mosquito Net

For hot summer nights

Backpack Bed - ergonomic

Ergonomic Backpack

Adjustable shoulder & chest straps

Backpack Bed - pockets

Storage Pockets

4 pockets - store over 20kg

Backpack Bed - hidden zipped pocket

Secret lockable pocket

With brass key lock

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Backpack Bed Program Success

Australian Human Rights Award
HEALTH

0%

"protects me from illness"
"helps with warmth so I don't get sicker"

COMFORT

0%

 "stay dry"
"keeps me out of rough weather"

SLEEP

0%

 "sleep better"
"good nights sleep"

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Backpack Bed Program Success

Australian Human Rights Award
ACNC Registered Charity
HEALTH

0%

"protects me from illness"
"helps with warmth so I don't get sicker"

COMFORT

0%

 "stay dry"
"keeps me out of rough weather"

SLEEP

0%

 "sleep better"
"good nights sleep"

Karl's Story - Bulletproof vests to homeless

It’s like my own private house now, it means I’m not going to get wet, it means bugs aren’t gonna eat me alive. It means a lot, it’s like someone actually cares.

Karl

Karl's Story - Bulletproof vests to homeless

It’s like my own private house now, it means I’m not going to get wet, it means bugs aren’t gonna eat me alive. It means a lot, it’s like someone actually cares.

Simon's Story - Electrician to homeless

To try and survive living under a bridge…
treated not like a person anymore.
The Backpack Bed saved my sanity…. and life.

Simon's Story - Electrician to homeless

To try and survive living under a bridge… treated not like a person anymore. The Backpack Bed saved my sanity... and life.

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* ABS 2016, Census of Population and Housing. 49,200 Aussies will sleep on the streets this year.

^ Calculation based on ABS 2014, General Social Survey.

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