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Donate to DonareAs a not for profit organisation, Doncare receives funding from Manningham City Council and the State and Commonwealth governments to run some of its major programs. Additionally we receive donations from the general public and various philanthropic trusts and businesses. To make a regular or recurrent donation to Doncare, please click on the adjacant red button.

A printable donation form can be downloaded here. Please send the completed form by email to or vial mail to:

Suite 4, Level 1, MC2
687 Doncaster Road
Doncaster, Victoria, 3108.

Donations $2 and over are tax deductible.

What does my Donation or Bequest support?

Donations of money, goods and services to Doncare are used to support programs like:

Emergency Relief in the form of food and vouchers;

The Back to School program which provides assistance with book and school fees to disadvantaged children at the beginning of the year;

The Student Wellbeing program where funds are provided to enable children living in unusual disadvantage to participate in activities that are considered 'normal' and accessible for their peer group;

The Pensioner's Fund supports Manningham pensioners with everyday expenses such as household bills, pharmaceutical expenses, transport costs etc;

The Dorothy Rose Fund aims to improve the quality of life for women recovering from domestic violence through financial and practical support;

The Social Support program provides groups and outings to reduce the isolation of elderly citizens;

The Family Services program offers in-home support for families experiencing difficulties;

A low cost Counselling service;

The Domestic Violence Advocacy and Support program provides a range of individual and group supports to women and children who are in recovery from domestic violence; and

The Winter Warmth program helps to subsidise struggling Manningham pensioners with their utility bills.




Donations of good quality, clean, saleable item can be made to any one of our seven opportunity shops, which are located in the Manningham and Whitehorse municipalities. Please contact the Doncare office on 9856 1500 to enquire about the suitability of large furniture items you would like collected.

The funds raised through Doncare's op shops fund various Doncare programs and services. Clients are also referred to the shops for clothing, household goods and furniture.