One in eight Australian people are living in poverty. One in six are children.
South Port UnitingCare’s ‘Bike and Restoration’ program which was funded by SHARE provides hands-on trade based options through bike and furniture restoration for young men at risk of being disengaged from education.
More and more people are turning to our agencies as they find themselves unable to afford the basic necessities of life. When an unexpected bill or crisis occurs it tips them over the edge and the lives of these people are transformed by emergency relief programs funded by SHARE.