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Join us as we celebrate International Day of People with a Disability 10am-2pm, Sunday 3 December, Speers Point Park.
Expressions of interest are open for the next Nourish Program intake, which is scheduled to start February 2024.
A tale for anyone who has never been destined to save the world.
Carols by the lake - Sunday 17 December 6.00pm-9.00pm at Thomas H Halton Park, Croudace Bay
We are looking for volunteers to assist with the facilitation of the office environment.
Meeting dates for 2023
Recruiting volunteers for court supports, police supports and AVL supports in prisons.
Please see attached the interagency presentations from Thursday 5 October 2023.
Topic - 'Getting to know your Apple Device'
See a copy of the slides available within from Interagency held on Thursday 2 February.
A weekly group exploring conflict resolution and nonviolent relationships
Pat Conroy's monthly newsletter details a number of grant opportunities that could benefit the many community organisations across the Shortland electorate.
Join us for Cultural Responsibility Training at the Landcare and Sustainable Living Centre, umali barai-ku.
Fiesta is a showcase of food, fun and dancing, singing and painting and gardens and animals etc.
Supporting older people who need intensive assistance to access aged care services.
Join our senior ladies' social group for a morning tea and fun activities every Tuesday!
Sit and sew every Wednesday.
Matthew Talbot Homeless Service are trialling a Hub space at Toronto Library on the Thursday 16 March and Thursday 13 April 10am - 1pm
Mondays from 12 noon at PCYC Windale
Newcastle PROBUS Club monthly meeting at Souths Leagues Club, Merewether
Social Rock & Roll & Line Dancing Club
Come and visit our Toronto Community Kitchen- Everybody is welcome!
A local volunteer support group for men and families with prostate concerns.
A social group for seniors to meet and enjoy the company of similarly aged people.
CPS provides non-clinical services to people with severe mental ill health, who aren’t accessing NDIS, to help build functional capacity and enable personal recovery.
Free groceries are available for pick up on Mondays (courtesy of Oz Harvest)
Take what you need and leave what you can.
Do you have unpaid fines? You could be eligible for a WDO. People who are eligible for a WDO can clear their fines with approved activities.
Emergencies can happen when you least expect them. To protect your life and the wellbeing of your family and friends, it is important to be prepared for emergencies, whether you’re at home, at work, or on holidays.
A list of local directories and referral options to support customers experiencing or at risk of homelessness in Lake Macquarie and the Hunter. Updated August 2021