Forster Neighbourhood Centre

Running 4 a refuge
Running for a Domestic Violence Refuge in Forster Tuncurry.

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WCS-Logo-RGBYou can donate to Forster Tuncurry Shelter Appeal via several methods.
The quickest and easiest way to donate is via the Give Now website

1st TARGET = $20,000  PLEASE NOTE: as at 13th July 4pm we have raised our
1st target of $20,000 that will be matched by WCS giving us $40,000 will allow us to
start to look for a rental property.
Donate easily by clicking on the ‘Give Now’ link
2nd TARGET = $115,000 – of which we have raised $50,000 well done everyone!
we need to keep it going……

Great Lakes Women’s Shelter Appeal…..
1st TARGET = $20,000 REACHED
2nd TARGET = $115,000 – as at 13th July we have raised $50,000 Well Done everyone!

The Forster Neighbourhood Centre first opened it’s doors in 1980 as an incorporated association – locally managed, employing local people, to address the changing needs of the Great Lakes community. 

Hours Of Operation: Monday to Thursday

10:00am – 4:00pm Closed for lunch: 12:30 – 1:00

Contact details: 2/32 West Street FORSTER  PO Box 314 FORSTER NSW 2428 Telephone: 02 6555 4351 Fax: 02 6555 9545

Email: or

Forster Neighbourhood Centre is currently supported financially by:

  • The State Department of Families and Community Services (FACS) - Community Builders (CB) program and Early Intervention and Placement Program (EIPP),
  • The Commonwealth Department of Social Services - Financial Counselling Program, Emergency Relief and
    No Interest Loan Scheme (NILS),
  • The State Office of Fair Trading – (NILS) and Financial Counselling
  • Club Forster - Neighbourhood Kitchen and Community Food Store
  • Great Lakes Council - small grant

Stage one funding target for Great Lakes Women’s Shelter smashed
June 12 2015 Click here
Domestic violence story must be told
March 18 2015 Click here
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Great Lakes in need of its own shelter
March 18 2015  Click here
Sydney organisation to help push for a women’s shelter
March 18 2015 Click here
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