Woolgoolga Neighbourhood Centre (NSW)

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Acronym: 
WNC

The Woolgoolga Neighbourhood Centre aims to provide assistance to the community by setting up in-house services, and by encouraging other service providers to outreach to Woolgoolga. To date the service encompasses most of the community needs including the target groups senior citizens, children, youth, women's health, and people from a Non English Speaking Background (NESB). All services in the area for NESB (particularly the Punjabi People) are through this Centre. The referral service to specialist agencies is essentially for crisis situations (eg domestic violence, homelessness, sexual assualt). The community work offered is that as required by the Department such as probation and youth. The first aid courses are run by St. John Ambulance.The Centre participates as a generalist agency for visiting Welfare students and also provides statistics and information for research assignments by these students and volunteer work.

Contact
Contact name: 
Rashmere Bhatti
Co-ordinator
Phone 1: 
(02) 6654 1598
Fax: 
(02) 6654 2201
Address
Postal Address: 
PO Box 646
WOOLGOOLGA
2456
Access
Access facilities: 
Wheelchair access, accessible bathroom and toilet facilities and kitchen
Opening hours: 
9.00am to 4.00pm Monday to Friday
Disabilities: 
All disabilities
Service details
Area: 
NSW, Woolgoolga and district (North Coast) Northern Beaches South to Coffs Harbo
Clients: 
All welcome, but preference is given to disadvantaged groups
Funding: 
Area assistance scheme, federal government
Resources: 
Library services, educational courses, information resources, publications include 'Directory for People with Disabilities', 'Information Directory for Older People', 'Directory of Children Facilities', referrals to specialist agencies, legal advice,

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