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    RESTORING HOPE

    TO THOSE WHO

    ARE IN NEED
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    THANK YOU

    FOR TURNING

    MY LIFE AROUND
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    WE ARE

    NOW SAFE IN

    OUR NEW HOME
  • About Us

    Our Refuges

    Women and Children's Crisis Accommodation

    Men's Crisis Accommodation

    Youth Crisis Accommodation

    Coast Community Centre

    Our Supporters

    • "The support I received at Coast Shelter was amazing!

      I am now in my own unit and studying at university"

    • "Without Coast Shelter's support and assistance,

      I would still be living in my car with my two children"

    Client Stories

    • Judy's Story

      Judy was a 55 year old lady who had been admitted to Gosford Hospital with bruising and a possible rib fracture as a result of severe domestic violence read more...

      Alby's Story

      Alby was referred on to the Coimba Men’s Service for assistance from the Oncology Clinic at Gosford Hospital. read more...

      Lauren's Story

      Lauren came to Maya after she was unable to live at home due to the ongoing violence and abuse she was suffering. read more...

    • Jen's Story

      Jen came to Youth Cottage at the age of 18, as she was no longer able to live at home due to a very dysfunctional environment caused by her parents’ alcohol abuse. read more...

      Aidan's Story

      Aidan was referred to Wyong Youth Refuge when he was 15 and had come from a violent family home with obvious parental neglect. read more...

      Fran's Story

      Fran came to Neleh at the age of 28 and had previously been living with her parents in an environment with excessive drug and alcohol use. read more...

    • Trudy's Story

      Trudy and her young son Elijah came to Elandra after fleeing a violent relationship with her partner. read more...

      Mason's Story

      Mason became homeless after a series of unfortunate events and was potentially facing a life on the streets. read more...

      Kate's Story

      Kate arrived at Rumbalara after a relationship breakdown within her family. She had also been suffering with an undiagnosed mental illness read more...