Our Mission

We aim to address social issues and drive social change using the power of Football. 

Our Vission

Rehabilitation,Protection and Empowerment of children and youth at risk through Football.

Our Values

  • Accountability
  • Reliability
  • Integrity
  • Respect

WHO WE ARE

Shelter Ashraya Nepal is a voluntary, non-government; non-profit organization established in 2014, which envisions a society where children and youth are safe, protected and have access to all the basic rights. Shelter works for children and youth, their rehabilitation, reintegration & their empowerment. It is dedicated on integration of street connected children or children at risk in families along with support for resolving identity crisis and support to attain birth registration, citizenship and other basic rights. Shelter works for the upliftment and protection of children at risk. There are victims of sex trafficking, street abuse, drug abuse, victims of child labor, orphans who all came together to let their voices be heard. Shelter Nepal raises global awareness of their situation challenging the negative perceptions and treatment they face. Shelter uses sports, especially Football as the fundamental therapy to help such children as it gives them the opportunity to be seen and heard. The organization works to improve the lives of some of the most marginalized young people in our country, and this is an opportunity for us to put the national spotlight on the issues they face, and to provide a platform for the young people to ask for change and help them develop themselves through football. Football has brought together thousands of youth and children from all over Nepal.

The United Nations sees sport as an important and powerful tool with the potential to progress towards the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, Shelter Ashraya Nepal supports the SDGs and uses sport to bring the children together in a safe space so that they can be seen and their voices can be heard. The empowerment through sports is a national campaign for the rights of children at risk. Through football its aim is to provide a platform for children at risk to be heard, to challenge negative stereotypes of street children and to promote the rights of street connected children. Shelter Nepal uses the power of sport to protect, respect and support street-connected children and children at risk around Nepal.

 


Objectives

Through football our objective is to provide a platform to be heard, to challenge negative stereotypes and to promote the rights of street connected children. The underprivileged children from the slum or streets or any difficult situation have a found football as a safe space where they can forget their pains, make friends, smile and be happy and enjoy the actual essence of a childhood and make beautiful memories.  Shelter Nepal uses the power of sport to protect, respect and support underprivileged children and youth around Nepal. We use football as the fundamental therapy to help such children and youth as it gives them the opportunity to showcase their skills The organization works to improve the lives of some of the most marginalized young people in our country and football is a tool to put the national spotlight on the issues they face, and to provide a platform for the young people to ask for change and help them develop themselves through football. The United Nations sees sport as an important and powerful tool with the potential to progress towards the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, Shelter Ashraya Nepal supports the SDGs and uses sport to bring the children together in a safe space so that they can be seen and their voices can be heard. Shelter is mainly working on uplifting football at the grassroots level so currently supporting rural  village football programs so that despite the economic and social condition no body is left behind from the passion for playing. We are working with the local government body to make the program more sustainable and effective. Shelter is the only organization with main focus on Football.