Grab yourself a cuppa, your tablet, laptop, or even a printed copy of the News from the Neighbourhood, sit back and catch up on the News from Neighbourhood Houses in Tasmania. News from the Neighbourhood – September 2017Don’t forget – Connected Communities – The NHT Conference is coming up soon, visit the conference website for more […]
We’re looking forward to seeing everyone again soon up at George Town for Connected Communities. One of our keynote speakers, Debbie Mayo-Smith, will be beginning her work with us in the coming week. Debbie will be in touch with all the people registered for the conference to provide some pre-conference thinking. This is all about helping […]
We are really excited to announce that we’ve confirmed a great Community Development focused key note presentation by Susan Allan to close the first day of conference. This will be a really practical look at community development work – the core of what Houses are all about – and more importantly talk about “how” we […]
Jane Hamilton is retiring after 5 years with us. Thanks for the great work and all that you achieved for NHT and the network Jane However this means we have a position available as Finance Officer for up to 7 hrs per week The role will support the organisation with all financial functions, so if […]
Community Services are welcome to join us at the Neighbourhood Houses Tasmania conference for 2017. While much of the conference is aimed at staff and volunteers in Neighbourhood Houses, there are plenty of sessions that many community members or community and health sector workers will benefit from. Debbie Mayo-Smith will inspire with personal stories, as well […]
Neighbourhood Houses receive additional funds from the Tasmanian Government. In parliament Minister for Human Services Jacquie Petrusma announced a welcome $10 000 one-off funding boost to the 34 Neighbourhood Houses across Tasmania. “This is a very welcome and timely boost for the volunteers and staff of each community run Neighbourhood House” commented John Hooper, Executive […]
Neighbourhood Houses Tasmania is a member of a Gambling Coalition aiming to remove or reduce poker machines in Tasmania. The Social Action Research Centre (SARC)is hosting free public screenings of the ground-breaking documentary Ka-Ching! The movie reveals how poker machines are designed to addict people, and the negative impacts they have across Australian communities. You […]
Your Afternoons – the ABC Local Radio state-wide show will be broadcasting from Risdon Vale Neighbourhood Centre this coming Friday 26 February. Here is their promo…. We’re on the ABC site here: Helen Shield live from Risdon Vale and Facebook Make sure you’re listing in!
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Neighbourhood Houses Tasmania have over the past couple of years been working with Primary Health Tasmania (formerly Tasmania Medicare Local) to develop resources and tools for working in Community Development. Read more