News & Events

NHT Finance Officer Position available!

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 […]

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Government extends support to Neighbourhood Houses

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 […]

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Free movie screening about the pokies

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 […]

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936 ABC Local Radio at Risdon Vale

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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National Simultaneous Storytime 2016

It’s nearly that time of year again!  The National Simultaneous Storytime is on – 25 May 2016.  All Neighbourhood Houses in Tasmania are invited to participate. This year’s NSS book is I Got This Hat by Jol and Kate Temple. It is easy to participate.  Simply email Steve, or call him on 03 6228 6515, […]

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December 2015 Newsletter

Our latest newsletter has been out for a little while, but we haven’t sent out the electronic version.  Please go to our Newsletters page to see the current edition.

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Community Development resources available

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

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Grassroots Mental Health – our new partnership

Neighbourhood Houses Tasmania has developed an important new partnership with MI Fellowship to improve a Grassroots approach to Mental Health through Neighbourhood Houses. Funding for this project was announced in August by Minister Michael Ferguson at Warrane Mornington Neighbourhood House. Check out this  fact sheet for more information about the project.  Fact Sheet GRMH About […]

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Connecting people with AOD support through Neighbourhood Houses

Neighbourhood Houses Tasmania is excited to be launching a new project with the Alcohol, Tobacco & Other Drugs Council (ATDC) – Connecting people with Support through Neighbourhood Houses. The project is funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services and aims to strengthen local communities and help Neighbourhood Houses across Tasmania that regularly see […]

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