an initiative of World Relief Australia


The Shelter Shed provides relief for people across the planet who are living in necessitous circumstances, experiencing hardship and necessity which is either temporary or long-term.

Disaster Recovery

Disaster Recovery Project

The Shelter Shed assists people in need of emergency relief, helping them get back on their feet following disaster events such as 

  • Fire
  • Flood
  • Drought


Health and Well-being

Health and Well-being Project

The Shelter Shed assists people in need of improved access to wellness and quality of life through 

  • Physical and mental health initiatives
  • Drug and alcohol abuse rehabilitation
  • Suicide prevention
  • Conflict resolution
  • Trauma recovery initiatives

Youth Empowerment

Youth Empowerment Project

The Shelter Shed assists at-risk youth in need of access to

  • Positive change initiatives
  • Leadership development
  • Parent-adolescent conflict resolution
  • Engagement with education
  • Homelessness prevention


Employment Readiness

Employment Readiness Project

The Shelter Shed assists individuals in need of ascertaining long-term employability through

  • Job readiness initiatives
  • Skills development
  • Workforce entry / re-entry
  • Traineeships
  • Job Placement

Family Strengthening Initiatives

Family Strengthening Initiatives

The Shelter Shed assists families in need of improved life skills through

  • Respectful relationships training
  • Positive parenting
  • Diet and lifestyle
  • Income management
  • Child development
  • Mentoring
  • Domestic violence prevention

Adult Education 

Adult Education Project

The Shelter Shed assists adults in need of access to further learning through

  • Language acquisition
  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Study options
  • Learning English
  • Migrant support