Spring 2020

We are closed until further notice


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Visiting ShelterBox

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What do our visitors think?

  •   Took a small group of students to the Shelter Box centre . Staff were welcoming, extremely helpful and informative. Displays offered a good mixture of activities and all of the... read more


      Such an eye opening experience. Finding out about the work shelterbox do and how they help people affected by natural disasters, and how they tailor their relief options for different... read more

    Abi T
  •   This is a fantastic learning experience for all the family, and at the end your visit you can do something towards helping those in need around the world.

    Christine P

      What a brilliant place to visit. Such and informative place to learn about the work of Shelter Box. This is a hands on experiance that is suitable for all ages.... read more

    Justin W
  •   It was very educational and even fun, with lots of things to try. The volunteer who showed us round seemed like an expert and was also enthusiastic (perfect for the... read more


      A really informative visit for adults and children alike. We learned a lot about the crucial work this organisation does in conflict and disaster zones across the globe. A number... read more

    Louise L

Admission is free

Your visit is free but please remember that every donation helps us fund vital disaster relief all over the world.

Please think about making a donation or ask one of the team about regular giving  to show your support for ShelterBox.

Your support will make a difference to someone, giving them the shelter they need to start rebuilding their lives. Even the smallest amount can have a huge impact for a family who’ve lost everything.

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Our Sponsors

The Aid Zone has been kindly sponsored by Alpinter

Our sponsors

Alpinter provide ShelterBox with a vast variety of items, from  family tents, blankets, kitchen sets to tarpaulins for Shelterkits.

The ShelterBox mission is to be able to assist the families hit by disasters as fast and efficiently as possible, with the best possible aid. This is how we can help.”