Volunteer with Sheltered by Grace

Empower someone. Be the spark.

Volunteer with Sheltered by Grace

Volunteering at Sheltered by Grace isn't just about giving back - it's about transforming lives. You'll be part of a team that empowers people experiencing homelessness in Brisbane to rebuild their futures. With every action you take, whether it's lending  a listening ear or teaching a new skill, your time and skills can make a world of difference.


At Sheltered by Grace, we believe in the power of community and the strength of compassion. Join our team of volunteers and be a part of something truly impactful. Together, we can change lives and make a positive difference in our community.


Join us in making Brisbane a more inclusive and compassionate city - by volunteering, you become the spark that lights the way forward.

14+

Years of Hope & Transformation

17+

Incredible Volunteers
(and You!)

24/7

Supported Accommodation

600+

Lives Touched &
Transformed

5

Media & News Publications

26%

Rehab Recovery Success Rate

Meaningful Impact

Your contribution directly impacts the lives of our clients, providing them with the support and resources they need to thrive.


Personal Growth

Volunteering offers opportunities for personal and professional development, allowing you to learn new skills and gain valuable experience.


Community Connection

Volunteering is a chance to meet new people, make friends, and forge meaningful connections within the community.


Sense of Fulfillment

Experience the satisfaction of knowing that your efforts are making a tangible difference in the lives of those experiencing homelessness.


Contribute Locally

By volunteering with us, you are contributing to the development of services in Brisbane and Queensland, creating positive change right where it's needed most.

What's in it for you?

Why Volunteer with Sheltered by Grace?

Our volunteers are the heart of our organization, driving the success of our clients as they journey towards transformation. We offer a variety of volunteer programs to empower our clients, from life skill training to mental health support. As a volunteer, you'll be a part of this crucial support system, directly contributing to their success stories.


Everyone has something to offer. Whether you're a seasoned professional, a student eager to learn, or simply someone with a few hours to spare, there's a place for you here. Here's why you should volunteer with us:

Find Your Purpose

Here's How You Can Get Involved

Looking for meaningful ways to make a difference? At Sheltered by Grace, we offer a range of programs and volunteer opportunities designed to provide support and assistance to those in need. Not only do we provide 24-hour supported accommodation, but we also offer:

Homeless Services

Sponsor a homeless person and explore the range of support services we offer, from 24-hour supported accommodation packages to training programs and addiction recovery.

Homeless Programs

We offer a range of programs designed to help homeless individuals get back on their feet, including counseling, life skills training, and more.

Corporate Sponsorship

Partner with us to extend a helping hand, fostering corporate social responsibility and compassion within our community.

Benefits of volunteering

Discover the Rewards of Volunteering

Giving back to your community isn't just good for the world, it's good for you! Volunteering with Sheltered by Grace offers a chance to connect with your neighbours, develop new skills, and experience the joy of making a tangible difference in someone's life.

1

Find purpose and connection

Be inspired by the courage and determination of those overcoming homelessness.

2

Boost your confidence

Step outside your comfort zone and discover hidden strengths as you help others.

3

Develop new skills

Step outside your comfort zone and discover hidden strengths as you help others.

4

Reduce stress

Studies show that volunteering can lower stress levels and boost happiness.

5

Expand your horizons

Gain a deeper understanding of homelessness and the challenges faced by those in need.

6

Leave a lasting legacy

Contribute to a more compassionate and supportive community for all.

Businesses Helping Brisbane

End Homelessness Together. Partner with us!

Make a real impact in your city. Partner with us to tackle homelessness in Brisbane through corporate sponsorship.

OUR PARTNERS


Fiona's story

From Homelessness to Finding a Supportive Community at Sheltered by Grace

Watch how Fiona bravely shares her experience overcoming homelessness and addiction. Facing separation from her family, she found hope and support within a caring community. Fiona's story of resilience and the power of connection will inspire you to believe in brighter tomorrows.

Did you know?

If you are over the age of 55 and receiving Centrelink benefits, time spent volunteering counts toward meeting your Mutual Obligation Requirements and Sheltered by Grace is an approved voluntary work provider.

Embrace the Power of Human Kindness

Inspire Change with Your Compassion

There's a spark of kindness within each of us. At Sheltered by Grace, your compassion can be the spark that ignites positive change. By volunteering your time, skills, or resources, you're not just helping individuals, you're contributing to a more supportive and inclusive community for everyone. Whether you're an individual looking to give back or a company seeking to make a positive impact, volunteering with us provides a unique opportunity to inspire change while benefiting yourself and your community. It's a chance to show the power of human kindness in action; and create a ripple effect of hope that extends far beyond the walls of our shelter.


Imagine the impact of a warm meal shared, a listening ear offered, or a helping hand extended. Your contribution, no matter how big or small, has the power to transform lives.


Let's build a brighter future, one caring act at a time.

Be Part of Something Special

Find Your Perfect Role

Are you ready to join our team and make a real difference? Sheltered by Grace offers a variety of volunteer opportunities to suit your interests and schedule. Whether you're a people person or prefer behind-the-scenes work, we have a role for you.

We'll help you find the perfect role where you can use your unique talents to empower others.

Weaving a Stronger Community

Ready to Volunteer?

It takes all of us to build a stronger community. Sheltered by Grace offers a variety of flexible volunteer opportunities to suit your interests and schedule. Take the first step towards a more fulfilling life. Contact us today to discuss your interests and explore the many ways you can contribute.

Together, we can create a community where everyone feels valued, supported, and empowered to thrive.

Hear from Our Community 

Read heartfelt stories shared by donors, clients, and volunteers at Sheltered by Grace. Discover firsthand how our programs create real change for those facing homelessness in Brisbane. Be part of our community celebration, embracing the impact of compassion and the strength of unity.

Suzanne Armstrong aka ANGEL 

Client


Thank you to JOHN and Beverly and all involved for the first time in 3yrs I finally have a home, I appreciate and value all your positive and valuable effort time and help in all that you have done

Elena Clemmons

Donor


I had the pleasure of meeting Jason and Linda. They are very compassionate and loving people who care about their community. They want to open a shelter in the United Stares as well which really touched my heart and opened my eyes to who they are!!! Please donate to their cause, it will help so many people who need shelter find shelter!! ❤️

Michael Merrett

Client


Amazing organization, took me some years to get back to near perfect health and to keep clean from Alcohol with the help and support and love from Jason Loakes and his Lovely wife Lisa and their amazing manager and Social worker Naje.

Shedding Light on Our Mission. Trusted by the Community

We need your help

Together, we can offer support and a helping hand to those struggling with homelessness in Brisbane.

Every little bit helps.