Research shows that long-term housing has a positive, profound and lasting impact on the lives of women and their families. Combined with appropriate support, affordable and safe housing can prevent negative social issues and break the generational cycle of poverty.

An independent Social Return on Investment report has found that WPI housing delivers $11 of social and economic value for every $1.00 invested.

Returns to our tenants, the community, government, developers and funders

Significant saving to the government and taxpayer through avoided costs of welfare, counseling and rehabilitation

Reduced re-entry into correctional institutions

Improved mental health of children

Improved academic performance of children

Increased employment and return to study for tenants

Improved family relationships



ShareGift Australia is a not-for-profit organisation that provides Australian shareholders with the opportunity to sell their shares and donate the proceeds to charity. Selling and donating through ShareGift Australia means you don’t have to engage a stockbroker, and there are no brokerage fees. You can nominate WPI to benefit from ShareGift Australia distributions.

To make a donation to WPI through ShareGift Australia please complete and sign the Share sale donation form available on the ShareGift Australia website. Find out more about Sharegift Australia by going to


If you would like to make a cash donation towards helping WPI build more homes for disadvantaged women and children you can do so on our own secure site by clicking the button below.