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Men’s Shed Shares About the Importance of Community

"Men’s Shed plays an important role in the prevention of social isolation and the promotion of positive health and wellbeing amongst men."

By Celeste StevensFriday 17 Jun 2022Hope BreakfastHealth and WellbeingReading Time: 1 minute

Men’s Health Week 2022 is themed “Building Healthy Environments for Boys and Men” so Ally and Brendan caught up with David Helmers who is the Executive Officer at Men’s Shed to check in on how they build healthy environments for sharing life together.

In this conversation, David explained what Men’s Shed is all about, the importance of creating community and also spoke about the benefits of men standing “shoulder to shoulder” when engaging in important conversations.

For more information about Australian Men’s Shed Association, visit

Listen to the full interview with David Helmers in the player above.