About Queensland Shelter

Q Shelter is a Queensland based not-for-profit organisation investing in the capacity of a robust community housing and homelessness sector.

Q Shelter was funded for this new area of work from January 2014.   Our Capacity Development Team’s initial job is to provide assistance to community housing provider navigate the National Regulatory System for Community Housing (NRSCH), which is being introduced during 2014. We also have exciting plans in the best practice, partnering and leadership areas. Read more


Get by with a little help from your friends

The Q Shelter team includes a range of highly skilled professionals with expertise in many areas including:

Speak to, or email, us regarding NRSCH or other housing best practice issues.  For NRSCH, staff can assist with

Looking for Accommodation

Q Shelter is not a provider of accommodation.   

If you are seeking emergency accommodation, please free call Homeless Persons Information Queensland on 1800 47 47 53 or visit their website here.

If you are experiencing domestic violence, please call DVConnect Domestic Violence Hotline on 1800 811 811 or visit their website here.

For information about applying for housing assistance in Queensland, including public and community housing, click here.  


and Donating

You can support the capacity development work of Q Shelter by becoming a member.

To volunteer in, or donate to, a homelessness service, please follow the links below.

For volunteers:

Volunteering QLD www.volunteeringqld.org.au