Coast Shelter is a large 26-year old charity with a mission to end homelessness on the NSW Central Coast. Its services enable more than 200 homeless men, women, youth and families to be accommodated every night in 10 refuges and across 100 associated outreach properties. Coast Shelter also coordinates the provision of more than 1,000 free meals per week.
"I am delighted to have the opportunity to serve an organisation leading in the provision of innovative services to assist people address complex issues arising from homelessness, abuse, neglect and violence," Claire said.
"Coast Shelter is a well established and highly respected charity that has supported many thousands of people over the years and I very much look forward to making a contribution to that work."