EERN NEWS UPDATE
Thank you to our EERN volunteers who allowed EERN to continue to assist its clients in need during the long lockdowns. Well done!
Welcome to new volunteers Zorica, Rosie, Karin, Lesley and Carlos.
EERN is open to all Member agencies and their clients under the following guidelines : (i) Agency workers must submit a formal Request for Goods through the supplied web-link request form and have received emailed confirmation of the agreed visit date and time; (ii) adhere to strict scheduling of warehouse visits; (iii) where possible, pickup goods on the same day as they are selected by the clients.
The EERN warehouse team will select requested items ready for pickup by the client’s carrier or courier.
EERN Warehouse Policy. Agency clients can enter the warehouse with or without an Agency case worker. All visitors must be signed in/QR coded, confirm they have no COVID symptoms and wear a mask (unless they have a printed exemption). No Mask, No Entry.
Available Stock. EERN has restarted collecting furniture donations so has most types of furniture / whitegoods / small electrical goods in the warehouse.
The Eastern Emergency Relief Network Inc. (EERN) mission:
“To make a difference to those in need with a sense of community, compassion and respect”
Non-perishable food, personal hygiene items and financial donations are gratefully accepted.
Our values include: Care, Kindness and Respect
EERN volunteers accept, collect and warehouse donated recycled quality furniture, white goods, bedding, kitchen items and small electrical appliances. Non-perishable food, personal hygiene items and financial donations are gratefully accepted.
EERN partners with community-based agencies (Members) working within the cities of Boroondara, Knox, Manningham, Maroondah, Monash and Whitehorse.
EERN provides clients of these agencies access to the large, cost free repository of items listed above and emergency items such as food hampers and hygiene packs for immediate needs.
See short video tour of the EERN warehouse (about 2 minute clip)