Conference content – 2017 Please find below Powerpoints and Handouts from some of the sessions. information from some sessions is not available, however contact details for those people are provided so you can get in touch directly to find out more. Debbie Mayo-Smith – Wednesday afternoon powerpoint and to her Dropbox of information Susan Allan […]
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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 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 […]
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!
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, […]
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.
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