Make a lasting gift to Catherine House



Making a gift by bequest no matter how large or small will provide a permanent legacy to support the ongoing work of Catherine House Inc.

A bequest can be added as a codicil to your existing will or included in a new will.

By nominating Catherine House Inc. as the beneficiary or part beneficiary in your will, you will make a real difference to the lives of women who experience homelessness. Importantly you will support the time they need to recover from what has brought them into homelessness and provide them with vital services to assist in making a positive changes in their lives. 


There are many ways  in which you can make a bequest and we encourage you to contact your legal advisor to discuss your personal wishes.

To ensure your intentions are correctly followed, it is important to word your Will or codicil correctly. The suggested wording for your gift is set out below.


“I bequeath [ ___ percent of my residual Estate / the sum of $ ______ (choose one alternative)] to Catherine House Inc, (ABN: 32 944 754 177), (insert address*) , to be used for any high priority needs of, or connected with, Catherine House Incorporated” 


* Due to Catherine House being a secure location, please contact our Fundraising and Events Manager for further details. 


If you are considering leaving a gift in your will and would like to discuss this with us please don’t hesitate to contact 

Fundraising and Events Manager – Jaylee Cooper on 8232 2282 or