Creating community, fostering friendship, living and learning

 

Our office is now open and our classes/groups will soon recommence for Term 2. We have implemented a Covid Safe Plan which means that there have been alterations to our Programme.

Click here to view/download the Term 2 2021 Programme.

 

Job Wise Poster April21

 

Watsonia – tell us what you think

We would really appreciate your help by completing a quick 3 minute survey so we can better understand the needs of our community.
Link to survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/YW9HDBG

To show our appreciation, you can enter our draw for $50 Coles/Myer voucher. If you need any support with completing the survey, please give us a call on 03 9434 6717.

More information about why we are asking for your feedback.

Your feedback will be used to develop our next five year strategic plan (2021-2026).This plan guides our decision making and ensures that everyone involved with the organisation has a clear picture of its direction, priorities and objectives. The plan will consider the changing needs and priorities of our community to ensure that we stay responsive.

  

Food Relief

We are receiving many enquiries about where to access food relief. So we have teamed up with Greenhills Neighbourhood House and Reservoir Neighbourhood House to provide pantry items, fresh produce and pre-cooked packaged meals.
If you would like support with food, or if you are able to donate, please get in contact.

My Gov Help (free sessions)

Do you need help to register and navigate your way with My Gov?
By using MyGov you can jump the Centrelink service centre queues, make life easier at tax time and link other Government agencies such as Medicare, My Health Record, NDIS, Dept of Veteran’s Affairs.

Our Tax Help volunteer, Garry, is available to help and answer your questions. Book your FREE session and receive help either by phone, video calls or in-person (physical distancing and hygiene measures in place). Contact us by phone (03 9434 6717) or use our Contact Form.

Support for Unemployed

We are working in partnership with New Career Solutions to offer services to our local community. We can help with;

  • writing or updating your resume
  • identifying your transferable work skills
  • accessing free training opportunities
  • interview skills and answering tricky questions

Call us for more information 03 9434 6717.

Positions Available

Community Garden Volunteer

We are seeking volunteers to assist with tasks in our Community Garden on any week day during school hours. Tasks vary according to a volunteers availability.

To download or view the Position Description click here.

To enquire about this position please ring Watsonia Neighbourhood House at 9434 6717 or leave a message here.

Acknowledgement of Country

aboriginal flag

Watsonia Neighbourhood House acknowledges the Wurundjeri Woi-wurrung people as traditional owners of this land and we welcome all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to our centre.

 

 

Feedback

Watsonia Neighbourhood House welcomes your feedback. Our Committee and Management, staff and volunteers would like to read your comments and suggestions.  These would help us to improve our services to our community. Please send these from our Contact Us Form.